Food + Beverage
YOU: A leading-edge food, beverage, or agricultural business aspiring to deliver better customer experiences and better stewardship for consumers, stakeholders, and the planet.
DWT: Lawyers with an uncommon commitment to your business goals, who thrive on small projects done well and who lead transformational projects with drive that matches yours.
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A Day in the Life
Here's just a sample of what we did on Thursday, December 5, 2019.
Analyzed executive compensation tax issues for produce distributor.
Closed transaction on sale of produce supplier company.
Attended hearing on behalf of produce wholesaler regarding class action claims.
Analyzed settlement options with mediator on claims against produce supplier.
Prepared letter to state regulatory authority regarding liquor licensing issue on behalf of winery.
Sent letter to infringer of wine label trademark on behalf of winery.
Conducted water rights due diligence for winery.
Counseled wine distributor about disability accommodations issues.
Assisted wine distributor with response to information request from administrative agency.
Advised craft brewery on FDA labeling compliance.
Analyzed federal and state beer labeling rules in light of craft brewer's proposed production activities.
Developed winery licensing and permitting strategy with vineyard owner.
Food + Beverage
Advised snack manufacturer on possible options for recipe ownership in development agreement.
Drafted co-packing agreement for plant-based food company.
Evaluated state franchise termination laws for non-alcohol beverage supplier.
Discussed California Consumer Privacy Act compliance requirements with grocery chain.
Revised purchase and sale agreement for seafood company.
Communicated with seafood company about union contracts.
Advised non-alcoholic beverage company on Prop 65 compliance.
Analyzed profit participation plan for artisanal sauce company.
Communicated with FDA about Foreign Supplier Verification Program on behalf of grocery chain.
Corresponded with plant-based snack producer about compliance with country of origin marking regulations.
Advised organic food producer about serving size requirements.