Wine in America: Law and Policy

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Richard P. Mendelson deftly explains the federal, state, and local laws that govern wine production, taxation, marketing, distribution, and sales.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780735599741
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
  • Publication date: 6/2/2011
  • Pages: 468
  • Product dimensions: 6.90 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Table of Contents


Mike Thompson, Member of Congress, Co-chair, Congressional Wine Caucus

Introduction and Acknowledgements

Richard Mendelson

Chapter 1. Wine Law in the U.S.: An Overview

Richard Mendelson

Chapter 2. Trade Practices

James Seff and Carrie Bonnington

Chapter 3. Labeling and Advertising

Wendell Lee

Chapter 4. Business Models for Making Wine and Growing Grapes

James Terry and Erik Lawrence

Chapter 5. The Commerce Clause and The Twenty-first Amendment: An Evolving Constitutional Puzzle

Margot Mendelson

Chapter 6. Wine Brands and Appellations of Origin

Scott Gerien and Richard Mendelson

Chapter 7. Rural Wineries and Urban Bars

Lynne Carmichael and Richard Mendelson

Chapter 8. Litigating a Case of Counterfeit Wine

William Casey and Andrew Wanger

Chapter 9. Public Health and Social Responsibility

Richard Mendelson

Chapter 10. International Institutions and Accords

Jacques Audier

For Further Exploration

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