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Also on Monday, I made my weekly appearance on The BS Show With Bob Sansevere. On the agenda to discuss: Minnesota legalizing the use of THC derived from hemp in food and beverage products, President Biden’s latest “Ron Burgundy” moment, …

Minnesota Legalizes THC Edibles, End Quote, Repeat the Line: The BS Show, July 11, 2022 Read More »

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On the May 23, 2022 edition of The BS Show, host Bob Sansevere and I discussed recent – and long overdue – changes to Minnesota liquor laws, the state of tax relief in Minnesota, and more. To listen to our …

The BS Show, 5.23.22: Changes to Minnesota’s Awful Liquor Laws (Finally), and More Read More »

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  Minnesota’s beer wholesale law is extremely one-sided in favor of wholesalers.  In order to terminate a distribution agreement with a wholesaler, the brewer must have “good cause” (as defined by the statute) to do so.  Even with “good cause”, …

Should Minnesota’s Beer Distribution Law Contain a “Small Brewer Exemption”? Read More »

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The Brewers Association, the trade organization for the U.S. craft brewing industry, recently announced a new marketing program in the wake of numerous acquisitions of traditional craft breweries by brewing giants such as AB InBev (parent corporation of Budweiser). This …

What’s the Deal with the New “Independent Craft Brewer” Seal? Read More »

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  Recently KARE 11 News ran a story speculating about whether a “bubble” exists in Minnesota’s craft beer industry, and if so, when will it burst?  Check out the video here, which features some nice commentary by my good friend, …

Can Law Changes Help Avoid a Minnesota Craft Beer “Bubble”? Read More »

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