New law changes affecting Minnesota LLCs

Starting January 1, 2018, all Minnesota limited liability companies (whether active now or to be formed in the future) will be subject to a new law, Chapter 322C of Minnesota Statutes, known as the Minnesota Revised Uniform Limited Liability Company Act. This law change impacts all owners of Minnesota LLCs but is particularly important to […]

Be Careful What You Broadcast!

  With the historic Mayweather-Pacquiao fight just days away, we thought it would be timely to remind our brewpub and taproom clients and friends to make sure they have the proper commercial licenses and accounts in place if they plan to show the May 2 fight or other pay-per-view events such as MMA, professional wrestling […]

Securities Laws FAQ for Craft Breweries and Taprooms

A private placement of securities, coupled with a commercial bank loan, is becoming an increasingly common method to finance the operations and expansion plans of both startup and existing craft breweries and taprooms. While there is a strong appetite among private investors to become “owners” and not miss out on the “craft boom”, careful planning […]