Owning and Operating a Winery:

Including Diversification and Preparing for the Next Recession

Thursday, March 14 & 15, 2019 - Napa, CA


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CA CLE: 11.5 General & 1.0 Competence Issues Credits

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Topics covered

Advertising & Marketing, Alcoholic Beverages, Animal, Cannabis, Environmental, Finance, Franchise / Distribution, Habitat, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Investment, Land Use, Mergers & Acquisitions, Patent / Trademark / Copyright, Taxation, Water, Wineries

Who Should attend

Attorneys, Winery Owners & Operators


Seminar Overview

Wineries, vineyard owners, and other business servicing the wine industry face a complex set of legal and regulatory obstacles at the federal, state and local level.  Businesses looking to not just react to, but actually shape the laws that impact their bottom line, need to arm themselves with current information from industry leaders.  At the same time, wine business looking to grow and flourish must explore different legal avenues for financing, marketing and promotion.

This conference will address owning and operating a vineyard and winery business, including diversification and preparing for the next recession. Day One looks at the Operations Side – Land Use Laws, Water and Environmental Considerations, Insurance, Marijuana Diversification, Vineyard Leases, Contract Winemaking, Custom Crush, and Alternating Proprietorships. Day Two sessions will update attendees on the Business Side – Finance, Branding, Monetization and Compliance, Pushing Wine, Hard Ciders, Horizontal Integration, and Substance Abuse.

Please plan to join us as we discuss the Operations and Business Sides of the Wine Industry. This program will give your business and clients the tools you need to succeed and excel!