A broad introduction to the various legal aspects throughout the wine and spirits business life cycle - ranging from the vineyard to the final consumer. This topic reflects the questions, concerns and perspectives that wine and spirits makers and sellers from the industry have highlighted as important for the sector. There is a need to understand what aspects of the law will impact on your business and how to use legal protections to grow your business (use the law to protect and grow your business). The topic identifies the intersection between the legal interests of makers, growers, sellers, consumers and regulators. It will enable you to understand when and where legal responsibilities and risks arise.
This topic aims to provide students with key insight into the: