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Schaffer Law Firm welcomes new Associate Attorney

Originally published in the Nashville Post On the Move: November 13, 2018. Nashville-based Schaffer Law Firm has added Landon Breazeale, a former intern at the firm who has been hired on as an Associate Attorney. Breazeale most recently held positions as an attorney with the State of Tennessee and a business manager for TBI Airport Management in Macon, Georgia. In …

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LAW & WORTDER: ADVERTISING LAW FOR CRAFT BEER

As with all things surrounding the world of alcohol, advertising and marketing for craft beer is highly regulated.  The first thing you need to know before embarking on a marketing or advertising campaign for your beer is the rules. First, you will want to check with the alphabet soup of federal agencies: the TTB, FTC and FDA.  Then you will …

BYOB like a B-O-S-S

Did you know you can bring your own booze to dinner or an event in Nashville? While it may sound as easy as packing a cooler for Live On The Green, bringing a bottle of wine to a restaurant, or having a cold one in hand while tailgate-hopping, there’s more to it than you might think. There are numerous regulations …

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Beer and liquor licensing is its own animal

Rachel Schaffer Lawson talks the legal business of alcohol Authors: Staff Reports – Originally published on NashvillePost.com (http://www.nashvillepost.com/business/people/article/20975831/beer-and-liquor-licensing-is-its-own-animal) Rachel Schaffer Lawson is owner of Schaffer Law Firm, which launched in March 2011. A triple major in marketing, entrepreneurship and music business at Northeastern University in Boston, Lawson would go on to attend Loyola University College of Law in New Orleans, …

How To Get A Beer Permit In Nashville, Tennessee

How To Get A Beer Permit In Nashville, Tennessee

If you are starting a hospitality business and want to sell beer, you are going to need to understand the ins and outs of getting a beer permit. Getting a beer permit is complicated by the fact that the sale and distribution of beer is governed by beer boards organized by city and county governments.  In this article we’ll focus …