Government Law Winter Seminar: From Marihuana to Micro-Breweries

When:  Feb 8, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (ET)

From Marihuana to Micro-Breweries & Everything in Between

Cost: Section Members, $125; Non-Section Members, $150; Law Students, $25

Register: online or by mail form
Registration closes February 5, 2019

The morning session will focus on recreational marihuana and the afternoon session will be a variety of topics ranging from an update on liquor license laws, cell tower antennas in the right of way, and regulation or planning for autonomous vehicles and other innovative mobility trends.


8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.–Noon—Morning Sessions on Recreational Marihuana

9:00 a.m. MML White Paper Regarding the Recreational Marihuana Ballot Proposition—Clyde Robinson

9:30 a.m. Public Employees & Recreational Marihuana—Grant Pecor

10:00 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m. Recreational Marihuana & Public Places—Laura Bassett

11:00 a.m.–Noon Prosecuting Cannabis Driving Cases—Dr. Michelle Glinn, Lt. Chris Hawkins, Officer Wes Evans, & Kit Tholen

12:00–1:00 p.m.  Luncheon

1:00–4:00 p.m.—Afternoon Sessions

1:00 p.m. Liquor Laws Update—TBD

1:30 p.m. Municipal ROW Preemption: SB 637, The FCC ROW, & Cable Franchise Orders—Mike Watza

2:30 p.m. Break

2:45 p.m. Planning or Regulating Autonomous Vehicle & Other Mobility Trends—Justin Snowden

3:30–4:00 p.m. Cracker Barrel—Moderated by Chris Forsyth

Complimentary Valet Parking Available (tip not included)


A block of rooms are being held for us at a reduced rate until January 18. Reserve your room online or by calling the The Henry Autograph Collection reservation desk at (888) 709-8081.



Henry Hotel
300 Town Center Dr
Dearborn, MI 48126