Three Tiers for California

By Daniel Hayes and Aaron Wais Last week, California’s tied-house law – the Alcoholic Beverages Control Act (Bus. & Prof. Code §§ 23000, et seq.) – withstood a hard-fought First Amendment challenge.  In Retail Digital Network v. Prieto, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals was asked to decide whether Business and Professions Code § 25503(h) – which prevents manufacturers and wholesalers from paying money or giving … Continue reading Three Tiers for California