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Proposed Statutory Changes for Michigan Breweries

May 17, 2013


A very brief post on three recent bills and their possible implications: Late last week, three separate bills dealing with Breweries, Micro breweries, and Brewpubs were introduced in the Michigan House HB 4709:  This bill would increase the barrel limit for micro breweries from 30,000 bbls per year to 60,000 bbls per year. HB 4710: […]

Office of Regulatory Reinvention Report (aka Advisory Rules Committee)

July 2, 2012


Jim and Michael – authors of this blog – are currently in the Dominican Republic (sadly for work, not vacation).  As a result, we have been slow to post this entry – we apologize for the slight delay. The Office of Regulatory Reinvention has released its report detailing the recommendations from the Advisory Rules Committee. […]

Michigan Liquor Law in your Inbox (And Other Updates)

May 2, 2012


Michigan Liquor Law In Your Inbox Want to save yourself some time and trouble?  You can sign up for Michigan Liquor Law’s email newsletter.  Typically, we post a new blog post week every week or two (depending on our own schedules and whether or not there is news to report).  Our email newsletters are mailed […]

(Somewhat) Shocking Update from MLCC (In Brief)

February 28, 2012


Somewhat shocking news from the Michigan Liquor Control Commission today: As we noted in our last post, Chairman Deloney informed us that the Commission was considering a change in the policy regarding Local Government Unit approval.  Today, the Commission announced that, effective April 1st, applicants must receive local approval (municipal & law enforcement, where necessary) prior […]

Updates & A Brief History of Michigan Liquor Law

February 9, 2012


We, like many of you, anxiously await news from Lansing.  There is reason to believe that a significant overhaul of Michigan’s Liquor Control Code will occur in the near future, yet we cannot predict exactly what should be expected.  Furthermore, change is already underway at the Liquor Control Commission.  In addition to our prior observations, […]

Welcome to the Michigan Liquor Law Blog

November 11, 2011


This blog, maintained by the attorneys at Stariha & Brower, PLC, aims to be your best source for all news and information related to Michigan Liquor Law. We will provide regular updates on the state of the law and changes in the law. Furthermore, attorneys can look to this blog for periodic practice pointers and […]