Craft Beer Laws & Regulations

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Past Dates & Times

  • Tuesday, Feb 23, 2021  6:00pm-8:00pm

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If you own, work for or are thinking of opening a brewery in Virginia ... you need to know the rules.

Every brewery is subject to complex federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Whether you are a start-up or existing brewery, this course will help you successfully navigate the legal waters regarding the craft beer industry.

What you'll learn
After completing this 6-hour course, you will have a strong understanding of these topics (and more!):
> Federal licensing (TTB)
> State licensing
> Three-tier system
> Distribution
> Intellectual property/trademarking
> Labeling/formulations
> Taxes
> Business structures
> Financing
> Owner operating agreements
> Employee issues
> Brewing legislation
> Virginia ABC

When: Feb. 23, March 2 & March 9, 2021
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Location: Virtual
Cost: $149 before Jan. 31, $179 beginning Feb. 1

This is a virtual course consisting of three real-time lectures and Q&A with the instructor. Instruction is based on laws in the Commonwealth of Virginia.