We are pleased to have Ryan Mercurio, lawyer in our firm’s alcohol licensing division, author the below article which...

TABC NewsTABC Updates

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is publishing a proposed rule (Non-Compete Clause Final Rule (ftc.gov) which...

Beer LawGeneral Alcohol UpdateGeneral Law UpdateLegal requirements

We at BSH are frequently provide guidance and compliance assistance for suppliers and wholesalers with the...

Beer LawLiquor LawTABC UpdatesTTB information

On August 30, 2023, the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission communicated a change to the licensing application...

Uncategorized

On Tuesday, August 29th, the The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) published the Proposed Establishment of...

Uncategorized

 I was pleased to be asked by the Nashville Business Journal to pen a guest column regarding the state of cannabis in...

Hemp and Cannabis Updates

If you operate as a U.S. alcoholic beverage importer that remits federal excise tax, or a foreign supplier of alcohol...

Beer LawLiquor LawUncategorized

On November 10, 2022, I was invited as Chairman of the Tennessee Medical Cannabis Commission to participate in the Big...

Uncategorized

If you are a distillery, winery, or brand owner of alcoholic beverages, and have been in business long enough, you have...

Uncategorized

In the state of Tennessee, we have special regulations which allow the production and sale of “infused” alcoholic...

Hemp and Cannabis Updates

Attorney Curtis R. Harrington II, of Nashville-based law firm Belcher Sykes Harrington, has been appointed by Gov. Bill...

Uncategorized

GOP Congresswoman Mace, a South Carolina Republican, has introduced the States Reform Act (SRA), which joins the MORE...

Hemp and Cannabis Updates

My wife and I are from Louisiana and are so thankful that our families and loved ones made it through Hurricane...

Uncategorized

On July 1, the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County (“Metro”) imposed a fee increase to the...

Uncategorized

Special thanks to my Loyal Lieutenant, Janelle Beasley, formerly of the Tennessee Department of Revenue, for authoring...

News

A TTB Trade Practice Investigation has resulted in an $850,000 Offer in Compromise for Illinois-based wholesalers, RN...

TTB information

In this article, I will discuss some of the laws and considerations pertaining to when a beer wholesaler is required to...

Beer Law

On Wednesday, April 14th, Nashville Mayor John Cooper announced that COVID restrictions applying to bars,...

COVID-19 UpdatesNashville Beer Info

On Monday, February 8, 2021, Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission Director Russell Thomas released the below...

Uncategorized

2021 is finally here – may it be a bit kinder on humankind than its predecessor. As we head into the New Year, it is...

COVID-19 UpdatesGeneral Alcohol UpdateLegal requirementsNashville Beer Info

Here at Belcher Sykes Harrington, PLLC, we hope that you are responsibly “poppin’ bottles” this holiday season...

General Alcohol UpdateLiquor Law

Unless you have been living under a rock, in a primitive cabin in the Alaskan wilderness (can I visit?), or deep in the...

COVID-19 Updates

We handle a great deal of beer, wine and distilled spirits labeling and compliance work and we always love to share...

Beer LawTTB information

On Thursday, August 13th, Nashville Mayor John Cooper stated that Nashville bars will be allowed to reopen on Monday,...

COVID-19 UpdatesTABC Updates

Through Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County Beer Board Emergency Order No. 1 (which we blogged...

COVID-19 UpdatesNashville Beer Info

On June 29, 2020, Governor Bill Lee signed Executive Order 50 extending the State of Emergency related to the ongoing...

COVID-19 Updates

Due to a recent spike in COVID-19 cases, Mayor John Cooper has decided to revert the city back to a modified Phase 2....

COVID-19 UpdatesGeneral Alcohol UpdateNashville Beer Info

See the below notice distributed by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) and Tennessee Brewer’s Guild...

Beer LawTTB information