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Wine, Beer, Spirits and the Law
Date: 02/07/2017
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL
Experience Level: Basic
MCLE Credit: 2 IL MCLE Credits
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This year's "Wine, Beer, Spirits, and the Law" Seminar will include a series of presentations presented by private practice and in-house attorneys, as well as small business owners in the alcoholic beverage industry. The presentations will cover a variety of intellectual property law issues facing the alcoholic beverage industry today, including marketing, advertising, and trademark issues. The seminar will be followed by a reception featuring beverages and light appetizers, sponsored by Constellation Brands, Koval Distillery, and Laika Spirits.

Caroline W. Hudson, Winston & Strawn LLP
Dr. Sonat Birnecker Hart, KOVAL Distillery
Eduardo Ismael Gomez and Mackenzie Shults, Laika Spirits
Jessica Bahr, Constellation Brands
Jim Ebel,Two Brothers Artisan Brewing

Registration / Cancellation Policy

In Person: Registrations for attending programs in-person must be received 3 hours prior to the start of the program or a $10 on-site registration fee will apply. All cancellations for in-person attendance must be received in writing 24-hours prior to the seminar to receive a refund (fax 312-554-2054 or email CLEAdvantage members who do not cancel in-person registration in writing 24-hours prior to the seminar will be subject to a $15 cancellation fee.

Webcast: Registrations for attending a program via live webcast must be completed online prior to the publicized start time of the webcast. Persons registering for webcasts can view webcasts as live or archived events. Cancellations for webcast registrations from non-CLE Advantage members must be received in writing 24-hours prior to the seminar to receive a refund (fax 312-554-2054 or email

Questions about registration, please call CBA Ticketing at 312-554-2056.
Information on Seminar Materials

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