“Miller Time” for Anheuser-Busch Inbev? Sort of.

The United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) has given its consent to the proposed merger of Anheuser-Busch InBev (“ABI”) and SABMiller. The DOJ challenged the approximately $100 billion merger on antitrust grounds, and on July 20, 2016 the DOJ announced that it had reached an agreement with ABI to permit the merger to move forward.

While Consumers “Drink Local,” Brewers must “Think Local” About the Environment: Yuengling to Pay Almost $10 Million to Address Environmental Violations

Pursuant to a Consent Decree filed with the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania federal court on June 23rd, D.G. Yuengling and Son, Inc. (“Yuengling”) has reached agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) over alleged Clean Water Act violations. It is alleged that Yuengling violated requirements of the Clean Water Act during the seven-year span from 2008 to …

Congress Is Interested In Helping Breweries Export

Have you ever thought about whether American beers are on tap or distributed to other countries, and if they are, which ones? With the staggering number of breweries in the United States, and with the popularity of craft beers expanding worldwide, it makes sense that at some point in a brewery’s business plan the idea …