Section 12 - Small Brewery Termination Rights. Under current law, a "small brewery" may terminate a franchise (distribution relationship) upon five (5) days' notice to the wholesaler. In addition, the terminating small brewery is required to pay the wholesaler the "fair market value" of the franchise. Determinations of fair market value can be unpredictable, timely, and costly. HB500 would eliminate the five (5) days' notice requirement. It also expressly allows the parties to predetermine, contractually, the fair market value of the franchise. Finally, this section provides that if the parties cannot determine fair compensation within twelve (12) months, the parties must submit the dispute to arbitration. These changes would not impact the ability of any size brewery to terminate a distribution relationship for good cause. … [Read more...] about Hops on the ‘Bus: ABC Omnibus Legislation (HB 500)
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MARIPOSA, Calif. — A California forest fire just west of Yosemite National Park was steadily growing Saturday after two more firefighters were injured while battling the flames in blazing summer heat to protect mountain communities in the Sierra Nevada. … [Read more...] about 2 more injured fighting fire near Yosemite in California
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