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 Friday, December 15, 2017.

To see what we are up to today, follow us on Twitter @DWTFoodBev
and check out our blog www.foodbevlawblog.com.

 

FOOD + BEVERAGE

AGRICULTURE

ALCOHOL SUPPLIERS

  • Prepared financing term sheets for plant-based dairy alternative company.
  • Reviewed nut-butter company’s product labels and advised on the regulatory and litigation risks associated with the labels.
  • Analyzed Hart-Scott-Rodino issues in preparation for pending natural foods company merger.
  • Met with frozen produce importer to review status of settlement discussions.
  • Prepared for food safety mediation on behalf of seafood product distributor.

FOOD + BEVERAGE

  • Prepared financing term sheets for plant-based dairy alternative company.
  • Reviewed nut-butter company’s product labels and advised on the regulatory and litigation risks associated with the labels.
  • Analyzed Hart-Scott-Rodino issues in preparation for pending natural foods company merger.
  • Met with frozen produce importer to review status of settlement discussions.
  • Prepared for food safety mediation on behalf of seafood product distributor.

AGRICULTURE

  • Strategy call to discuss land-use issues related to agricultural land acquisition.
  • Attended post-mediation status conference on behalf of produce company in wage-hour class action.
  • Approved trademark assignment document for agriculture investment company.

  • Attended agricultural cooperative’s board meeting.
  • Discussed title and survey objections with seller’s counsel related to purchase of agricultural property.

ALCOHOL SUPPLIERS

  • Analyzed amendment to subscription agreement for wine distributor.

  • Counseled wine industry organization on Bisphenol-A database.
  • Conducted due diligence and analyzed purchase agreement for brewery.
  • Instructed cider organization on independent contractor agreements and negotiations.
  • Updated working capital calculation provisions in a letter of intent for craft brewery.

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