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The New Face of the Michigan Liquor Law Blog

June 16, 2014


Effective today, there is a new face for Michigan Liquor Law! The updated website for Stariha & Brower, PLC, now contains all of the older blog posts from the old Michigan Michigan Law blog and will be the host of all future blog posts.  The newest blog post is available here.  If you are an […]

Michigan Liquor Law – Spring(ish) 2014 Legislative Update

March 14, 2014


We apologize for the lack of significant updates this winter.  I, Michael, the author of most of our posts, am opening a microbrewery in Muskegon, MI.  It has been an eye-opening experience, learning about liquor laws from the side of the applicant (rather than simply acting as the attorney).  By way of a shameless plug, […]

Michigan Liquor Law – Fall 2013 Legislative Updates

October 25, 2013


This summer was a busy one at Stariha & Brower, PLC, but we have continued to track liquor-related legislation on our Michigan Liquor Law website.  To keep up-to-date on new bills, you can always check in here.  With so many new bills floating around, we thought this would be a good opportunity to provide a […]

Updated MLCC Forms

April 12, 2013


Just a quick note today – MLCC has updated several of their most commonly used forms. Although not every form has been updated, we recommending regularly checking MLCC’s form website for the most updated version of any forms that you may need. A few changes we have noted thus far: LCC-3011 – Application for New […]

Senate Bill 0216 – (Hopefully) The Future of Michigan Liquor Law

February 26, 2013


In July, we posted an analysis of the ORR’s proposed changes to Michigan Liquor Law.  With the recent proposal of Senate Bill 0216 of 2013, we are finally seeing some of those recommendations make their way into the legislative arena.   We believe that this is a significant structural change to the Michigan Liquor Code, which […]

SB 0216 of 2013: A Bill to Implement the Recommendations of the Advisory Rules Committee

February 22, 2013


**This post has been superceded by a more recent post containing all of the same information, as well as further analysis. If you have been following this blog, you know that we were fairly excited with many of the recommendations made by the Advisory Rules Committee.  Now, many months later, the Michigan Senate has proposed […]

Oops, They Did It Again – More Changes to Local Approval Process

February 8, 2013


As you may remember, the local approval process has undergone two changes in the past twelve months.  The first change occurred last February.  The second change occurred last June.  Now, perhaps just to keep us on our toes, MLCC has changed the local approval process again. According to Licensing staff and supervisors, the current status […]