Legislative

News and articles on alcohol-related legislative measures and political issue for the on-premise industry.


News
Second Annual State of the Alcohol Industry Scheduled for December 14   December 8, 2010

Executives from the wine and spirits industries will speak at the second annual State of the Alcohol Industry Media Briefing to discuss how the global economy affects the U.S. beverage alcohol industry.More>>

record Article
Trends 2011   December 8, 2010

What's coming for nightclubs and bars in 2011? We're predicting high-tech tables, retro design, house music and much more. More>>

Article
Ignition Interlock: Get the Facts   December 8, 2010

Nearly 200 beverage executives from spirits, wine and beer marketing companies and the nation’s largest restaurant and bar operators gathered in Florida for the American Beverage Institute meeting to discuss ignition interlock. More>>

News
WSWA Plays Key Role in Washington State Deregulation Battle    November 3, 2010

The Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America applauds Washington state for the defeat of Initiative 1100—a measure that would have served to completely deregulate the state’s beverage alcohol distribution system. More>>

News
Legal Challenges to Alcohol Regulation, Public Health Among Topics at CAP Alcohol Law Symposium    October 27, 2010

North Carolina Attorney General and National Association of Attorneys General President Roy Cooper delivered the keynote address at the Third Annual Center for Alcohol Policy Alcohol Law Symposium.More>>

News
State Liquor Board Forces "Stealth Tax" on Hospitality Business, Consumers   October 25, 2010

The Distilled Spirits Council today protested the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board’s decision to increase its fees that will hike the price of wine and distilled spirits across the state.More>>

USBG Article
USBG Bartender Health Insurance: An Inside Look    October 11, 2010

Because of the hard work of new USBG President David Nepove and Executive Board Member Lauro, USBG now offers health insurance to its members.More>>

USBG logo Article
USBG Announces Bartender Health Insurance   October 5, 2010

The new option offers a discounted group rate on health insurance for our USBG bartender members. Plans start as low as $77 per month.More>>

News
CARE Act Takes a Big Step Forward    September 30, 2010

NBWA is pleased that the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing today on the CARE Act. More>>

Wish nightclub Article
Texas Takes: Wish Celebrates Four Years and Server Training Changes   September 30, 2010

Wish beat the odds and is celebrating its four year anniversary. The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission voted to adopt a change to the course requirements for alcohol server training. More>>



© 2014 Questex Media Group LLC. All rights reserved
Reproduction in whole or part is prohibited
Please send any technical comments or questions to our webmaster.