Statement from American Beverage Licensees on Oral Arguments in Tennessee Wine and Spirits Retailers Association v. Blair

Statement from American Beverage Licensees on Oral Arguments in Tennessee Wine and Spirits Retailers Association v. Blair JANUARY 16, 2019 | BETHESDA, MD – The Supreme Court of the United States, in the case of Tennessee Wine and Spirits Retailers Association v. Blair, today heard well-reasoned oral arguments defending the Constitutional right of states…

SKY RANCH FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANTS TO TWO CHICAGO BASED ORGANIZATIONS

Source: Sky Ranch Foundation December 3, 2018 As Sky Ranch Foundation enters our 59th year we thank the Beverage Alcohol Industry for continuing to support our nation’s at-risk youth. Your contributions have helped the Foundation to resultantly award grants to organizations so focused, such as these two Chicago-based organizations. Crusher’s Club (crushersclub.org) has operated in…

Letter to the editor: Look for balance on alcohol policies

Source: https://www.usatoday.com/ December 3, 2018 Regarding USA TODAY’s article “Fixes for the U.S. drinking problem are hard to sell”: Federal government data show that the country has made progress in reducing alcohol abuse. Alcohol consumption among secondary school students is at its lowest level since 2007, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Underage…

The Legalities of Hosting a Drink Event

Lawyers and event planners share tips for reducing the risk of alcohol-related accidents and limiting liability Source: https://daily.sevenfifty.com/ Melanie Young November 29, 2018 It’s an event producer’s nightmare: A guest leaves the event intoxicated, has an accident, and injures someone. Even though the guest left the premises, under the particular state’s dram shop law, the…

Court Decision Crucial for Wine Shipping (Additional Coverage)

All eyes will turn to the Supreme Court in January Interstate retail could become a little easier after a landmark decision in a US court this week. Source: https://www.wine-searcher.com/ By W. Blake Gray 01-Dec-2018 The looming Supreme Court wine showdown became more likely to have sweeping national impact on direct shipping, thanks to an important…