• Last Call: Craft Beer Guild Appeals $2.6 Million ‘Pay-to-Play' Fine; 4,000 Brewers Have Adopted the BA Indie Seal

    10 days ago - By Brewbound

    Craft Beer Guild's Appeal Goes Before Massachusetts High Court
    Massachusetts beer wholesaler Craft Beer Guild's appeal of a $2.6 million fine for breaking state laws that prohibit unfair trade practices and illegal “pay-to-play” activities went before the state's Supreme Judicial Court earlier this week, according to Boston radio station WBUR .
    The appeal stems from an investigation by the Massachusetts Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission into a Sheehan Family Companies subsidiary that found the wholesaler had “engaged in a pervasive illegal enterprise involving numerous retailers and...
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