In this presentation, director Bob Angelo and assistant director Sandie Sisler of the TTB Trade Investigations Division will discuss the various federal trade practice rules that every brewer should know. TTB will touch on the …More
Presentations from past Craft Brewers Conference seminars including brewery and brewpub operations, packaging, brewing ingredients sustainability and more.
This session will provide an update of the current federal legislative and regulatory issues small brewers are facing. Marc Sorini covers where we’re at and were we can go from here.
This panel discussion will provide a 360 degree view of the ABInBev-SAB merger from small brewer and distributor participation in the Department of Justice review process to a discussion of the specific elements composing the …More
The Brewers Association is partnering with the U.S. Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) to present a series of talks aimed at how brewers can most efficiently interact with the TTB. The TTB is based a …More
This session will provide an update of the current federal legislative and regulatory issues small brewers are facing. Marc Sorini covers where we are and where we can go from here.
Free the Beer!: An Exploration of the Relevance, Necessity, and Legality of Modern Beer Franchise Law
The sale and distribution of beer is regulated by franchise laws that govern and restrict the relationship of brewers and their wholesalers. Moderated by Bill Covaleski of Victory Brewing in conjunction with industry franchise attorneys, …More
This seminar covers TTB trade practice, formulation, and label submission requirements, and will provide information on analytical testing for label compliance.
Upcoming Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations will require chain restaurants to publish the calorie content of all regular menu items. This seminar will provide an update on the latest government guidance and efforts by …More
Participation in guild seminars is strictly limited to guild directors and leadership only. A roundtable dialogue for brewers guild leaders and BA staff on best practices for developing and maturing the national community of non-profit …More
The panel, including attorneys who represent brewers, wholesalers and retailers, will discuss how and whether the three-tier system can remain strong and relevant in the future by being flexible for all three tiers of the …More