Category Archives: Alcoholic Beverages/Liquor Licensing

Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) to Auction 25 Retail Liquor Licenses Statewide

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board recently announced that bids are now being accepted for their …

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Is Your Secret Recipe Still a Secret? How to Protect a Restaurant’s Signature Recipes

A customer walks out of a restaurant and exclaims to her date “that is the …

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A New Sheriff in Town — PA Liquor Control Board Institutes License Compliance Program

A recent change to the Pennsylvania Liquor Code has resulted in the creation of a …

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Results of “Zombie” Restaurant Liquor License Auction

On November 16, 2017 the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (“PLCB”) released the results from its …

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The Importance of Brand Identity and Trademark Protection for Breweries and Wineries

Too often, small startups, including brewery and winery businesses, only consider protection of their brands …

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Another Round! – Second Set of Changes to Liquor Code Take Effect on January 16, 2017

Although short of complete liquor privatization in Pennsylvania, 2016 saw some of the most significant …

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