Tharrington Smith attorney Kris Gardner offers an update on recent legislation in the North Carolina General Assembly which impacts the Beer Franchise Law
Legislation regulating the way wine is distributed in North Carolina became effective on May 12, 2011 (S.L. 2011-73). This legislation was supported by all North Carolina industry members, including distributors, retailers and wineries.
On September 15, 2010, legislation passed by the North Carolina General Assembly (S.L. 2010-122) became effective to close an unregulated loophole in the North Carolina Wine Franchise Law.