If you plan to be in Napa, California, this week, we encourage you to join Stoel Rives partner Chris Hermann and other presenters in their discussion of risks and rewards of winery operations at the 7th Annual Best Practices in Winery Operations this Thursday and Friday.

On Friday, Chris will discuss the pitfalls of relying upon custom and practice, expired/unsigned/incomplete contracts and oral contracts pertaining to winemaking, alternating proprietors, custom crush and vendors during the Contract Winemaking session.

Additional seminar topics will include:

  • Social Intelligence and New Technology
  • Legal and Regulatory Update
  • Insurance Considerations
  • Human Resources
  • Stewardship for the Land/Vineyard Conversion
  • The Do’s and Don’ts of Winery Events
  • Brand Management
  • Trade Practices
  • Tax Issues
  • Changes and Improvements to Wineries and Vineyards

The event will be held at:

Napa River Inn
500 Main Street
Napa, CA 94559
Phone: 707-251-8500

For more information visit: http://www.theseminargroup.net/seminar.lasso?seminar=13.WINECA