DWT Food + Bev

 

YOU: A leading-edge food, beverage, or agricultural business aspiring to deliver better customer experiences and better stewardship for consumers, stakeholders, and the planet.

DWT: Lawyers with an uncommon commitment to your business goals, who thrive on small projects done well and who lead transformational projects with drive that matches yours.

 

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A Day in the Life

Here's just a sample of what we did on Wednesday, June 12, 2017.

"A belated thank you for including me in Farm to Label. I didn't know what to
expect, but as I mentioned, I found it quite productive and very much on point.
 As you said, 'not your standard law firm conference.'" - Client kudos

 

FOOD + BEVERAGE

AGRICULTURE

ALCOHOL SUPPLIERS

  • Advised organic-food manufacturer regarding corporate issues.
  • Discussed food patent claims with healthy-snack food company.
  • Investigated effects of recent Supreme Court ruling on dairy product manufacturer.
  • Revised agreement for coffee company to buy food products for resale in food service retail locations.
  • Drafted nondisclosure agreement specific to tours of frozen-dessert manufacturer.

FOOD + BEVERAGE

  • Advised organic-food manufacturer regarding corporate issues.
  • Discussed food patent claims with healthy-snack food company.
  • Investigated effects of recent Supreme Court ruling on dairy product manufacturer.
  • Revised agreement for coffee company to buy food products for resale in food service retail locations.
  • Drafted nondisclosure agreement specific to tours of frozen-dessert manufacturer.

AGRICULTURE

  • Advised family-owned farm about succession planning.
  • Formulated sale process for potential sale of agricultural products company.
  • Finalized closing documents for sale of vineyard.
  • Prepared presentation for House Committee on Agriculture congressional hearing.
  • Counseled agricultural producer on FDA involvement in food-safety litigation matter.

ALCOHOL SUPPLIERS

  • Amended custom crush winemaking agreement.

  • Attended 2017 National Conference of State Liquor Administrators annual meeting.
  • Discussed expected diligence issues with company for proposed winery acquisition.
  • Analyzed purchase agreement conditions in brewery transaction.
  • Advised beverage industry investor on California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control processes.

Want to Know More?

Email our practice group chair Jesse Lyon and he'll connect you with the correct team member.

Inspired & Qualified?

We are always in the market for passionate, talented legal professionals who want to work with top-notch clients in the Food + Bev space. If that’s you, let’s talk.

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