Possible Changes to Disclosure Requirements for Manufacturers

Different licenses have different disclosure requirements. Retail food stores are statutorily required to disclose any owner with more than ten percent (10%) ownership. Liquor-by-the-drink establishments must disclose personal information on any individual with an ownership percentage of five percent (5%) or more. The retail package store statutes are silent on any de minimis ownership percentage
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Tying Up Loose Ends

GSRM Attorneys Dan Haskell and Matt Scanlan have filed a bill on behalf of the Tennessee Hospitality and Tourism Association that should clarify several recurring issues for liquor-by-the-drink licensees.  Senate Bill 1820/House Bill 1976 will permit licensees to do the following: Designate any contiguous area owned or controlled by the licensee as part of the
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Legislative Summary 2017

Although the legislative session of 2017 did not bring any of the high profile changes to the alcoholic beverage code that we have seen in recent years, there were still several important pieces of legislation that passed this session. Below is a summary of all of the bills affecting the alcoholic beverage industry which passed
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