Notable recommendations made by the ARC

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Mike Brown July 24, 2012 Some of the more notable recommendations made by the ARC contained in the final report issued June 29th include the following: 1. Increased use of electronic communication, primarily email, to speed up communication between the MLCC and licensees; 2. Separation…
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Michigan Liquor Control Code amended to allow Class C and other on-premises licensees to fill growlers and sell to consumers for take-out.

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Rick Perkins July 09, 2013 The Michigan Liquor Control Code was amended on July 2, 2013 to allow Class C and other on-premises licensees to fill and sell growlers to consumers for take-out.  Prior to this amendment, only licensed brewers, micro brewers and brewpubs…
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Conditional liquor licenses may become an option for transfers of on- and off-premises licenses and for new SDM (beer and wine takeout) licenses in Michigan.

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Mike Brown March 07, 2013 There appears to be strong support in the Legislature and among industry groups for this “conditional” or “temporary” license concept as a means of keeping businesses open while a license transfer is pending before the MLCC. Bill sponsor Representative…
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More notable recommendations made by the ARC

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Mike Brown August 21, 2012 More notable recommendations made by the ARC contained in the final report issued June 29th include the following: 7. Waive most investigations where minimal amounts of company stock or interest in the business is being transferred, particularly for family-owned businesses;…
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More notable recommendations made by the ARC

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Mike Brown August 06, 2012 More notable recommendations made by the ARC contained in the final report issued June 29th include the following: 4. Eliminate the need for routine fingerprinting of all applicants for new licenses; 5. Eliminate background investigation on most “currently licensed” individuals…
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ORR – Liquor Control ARC Recommendations

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Mike Brown July 02, 2012 On June 29th, the Michigan Office of Regulatory Reinvention issued its final draft report of the Liquor Control Advisory Rules Committee (“ARC”). We are pleased to report several of the recommendations made by Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC during the…
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Liquor Control Advisory Rules Committee

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Judy Parker August 29, 2011 On August 5, 2011, the Office of Regulatory Reinvention appointed twenty-one people to the Liquor Control Advisory Rules Committee, including our own Mike Brown. The Liquor Control Advisory Rules Committee will assist the Office of Regulatory Reinvention (ORR) in…
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Post your 2011-2012 License

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Judy Parker May 17, 2011 Your new 2011-2012 (blue colored) license should now be posted in a conspicuous public place under protective glass. The license should be signed by an authorized representative of the license holder. The MLCC and local police will soon be…
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MLCC completes license renewal

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Judy Parker May 13, 2011 The MLCC has now completed its license renewal for all licenses that expired April 30, 2011. If you have not yet received your 2011-2012 (blue colored) license, please contact us immediately. If your license is not active you will not…
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Catering Permit

On behalf of Carlin Edwards Brown PLLC on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Posted by: Judy Parker May 10, 2011 This afternoon, Tuesday April 19, 2011, Governor Rick Snyder signed Senate Bill No. 5 and enacted the Catering Permit to expand the services licensees can make available to the public. This new addition to the Michigan Liquor Control Act…
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We Cover the State of Michigan

From our offices in Metro Detriot, Oakland County, Lansing and Gaylord, we cover the entire state of Michigan. We work with the Michigan Liquor Control Commission on a daily basis and have strong working relationships with state and local government decision makers around the state. We are also members in a national licensing network of liquor law firms, allowing us to provide representation to national and regional operators wishing to expand in other states.

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Gaylord Office
213 E. Main St. Second Floor
Gaylord, MI 49735
Phone: (989)688-5946
Fax: (989)688-5901
Lansing Office
6017 W. St. Joe Hwy, Suite 202
Lansing, MI 48917
Phone: (517)321-4616
Fax: (517)321-4642
Metro Detroit / Oakland County Office
2055 Orchard Lake Road
Sylvan Lake, MI 48320
Phone: (248)816-5000
Fax: (248)816-5115
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