8th Annual

Best Practices in Winery Operations:

Risks and Rewards

Thursday, March 27 & 28, 2014 - Napa, CA


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Topics covered

Agriculture, Alcoholic Beverages, Business

Who Should attend

Attorney, Winery Owners & Opperators

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Seminar Overview

Please join Program Co-Chairs K. Christopher “KC” Branch of winelaw.net/KC Branch Firm, A California Law Firm and James W. Terry of Dickenson Peatman & Fogarty, along with an outstanding faculty as they discuss these topics:

  • Special Presentation: Legal and Regulatory Update by 
    Richard P. Mendelson of Dickenson Peatman & Fogarty
  • County Audits and Compliance with Land Use Regulations
  • Lessons Learned while Creating the Largest High-end Vineyard Development Portfolio
  • Hot Topics in Land Use Law
  • Marketing and Selling Wine Online: Opportunities and Speed Bumps
  • Franchise Laws:  Knocking Down Trade Barriers
  • Building Brand Equity in the Global Marketplace – Part I
  • Building Brand Equity in the Global Marketplace – Part II
  • Trademark Licensing:  Being a “Wine Brand” without being a “Winery”
  • Wineries in a Growth Mode – Human Resources
  • Trends in Vineyard and Winery Acquisitions
  • Passing the Torch:  Family Business Transition Planning
  • Bias in the Legal Profession and the Wine Industry