Liquor distribution is a unique, highly regulated process that relies heavily on the thorough counsel of an attorney. From licenses needed and shipping requirements to Tied House rules and the Three-Tier System, the distribution of alcohol necessitates the need for experienced and knowledgeable counsel. Pepper partner Alva C. Mather will lead this discussion.
The purpose of this new endeavor is to assist Family Offices seeking to establish new funds to attract outside investors. In addition, the new division will assist investment managers looking to create investment products tailored to Family Offices. Family Office Fund Consulting will be based in New York and Palm Beach with a West Coast office in San Diego.
"Too often, the law is behind the technology, and as it stands today, the states have a patchwork quilt of regulations some of which are inconsistent with the concept of autonomous vehicles," notes Sharon R. Klein. "Today’s guidance is a great step to bridge the gaps, begin educating all constituents and get out in front of the autonomous vehicle trend which will be a game changer for everyone driving."