Summertime Event Planning and Liability

For many businesses, summertime’s warm weather and sun-filled days provide an opportunity to celebrate success with employees, customers and/or vendors in a relaxed environment. Whether you’re throwing a company picnic, hosting a golf outing, or entertaining clients at a baseball … Continue reading

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Office Party Planning and Liability

Companies assume a variety of potential liability risks if they serve alcohol at events such as parties. They may face claims, for example, if an intoxicated employee or guest causes bodily injuries or property damage, or guests are involved in … Continue reading

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Hosting Holiday Parties

The holiday party season is here and depending on state laws, institutions such as museums, theaters or other nonprofits may assume a variety of potential liability risks if they serve alcohol at special events. They may face claims if, for … Continue reading

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Having a Party?

Depending on state laws, institutions such as museums, theaters or other nonprofits may assume a variety of potential liability risks if they serve alcohol at special events. They may face claims if, for example, intoxicated revelers cause bodily injuries or property damage, guests are involved in accidents after an event, or if under-aged celebrants are served alcohol.

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On Par With Liquor Law

Whether a golf course is public or private, their liquor liabilities are similar to those of a restaurant or nightclub and to stay on par with the law, country clubs have a responsibility to manage their members and guests’ alcohol consumption. Continue reading

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Bartender, Don’t Make That a Double

With season’s greetings comes lots of holiday partying! If you own an establishment where alcohol is served, or even advise those that do, it is important to be conscious of local liquor liability laws. Continue reading

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