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Liability Coverage for Chemical Drift

Liability Coverage for Chemical Drift

Protecting your vineyard from damaging pests and grapevine diseases with pesticides may be an essential part of your vineyard management.  ...
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Anatomy of a Trademark Case

Anatomy of a Trademark Case

By: Brian D. Kaider, Esq. In earlier articles, I have discussed the benefits of federal registration of trademarks, how they ...
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Protect Events Hosted at Your Winery with Event Insurance

Protect Events Hosted at Your Winery with Event Insurance

By now, most winery owners have heard the buzz regarding event insurance. Sure, you know it exists, but do you ...
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HERBICIDE DRIFT:  A Common Issue Affecting Vineyards Worldwide

HERBICIDE DRIFT: A Common Issue Affecting Vineyards Worldwide

By: Judit Monis, Ph.D. and Brian D. Kaider, Esq. Last July, Judit was invited to speak to a group of ...
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Don’t Get Caught Off Guard During Wildfire Season: Tips for Your Winery

Don’t Get Caught Off Guard During Wildfire Season: Tips for Your Winery

By: Markel Corp. Weather conditions and natural disasters occasionally take a toll on vineyards and other agricultural production systems. Due ...
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Enforcing Your Trademarks: How Far Should You Go?

Enforcing Your Trademarks: How Far Should You Go?

Legal Protection word cloud concept By: Brian D. Kaider, Esq. You’ve secured federal registration for your trademarks and you’ve been ...
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Wine, Widgets & Website Accessibility

Wine, Widgets & Website Accessibility

By: ADA Site Compliance Like most businesses today, wineries are grappling with making their websites accessible to users with disabilities ...
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Fruitful Partnerships: Family-Run Vineyards and Wineries

Fruitful Partnerships: Family-Run Vineyards and Wineries

Mercer Family Estate, Horse Heaven Hills, Washington By: Cheryl Gray From grapes to glass, teamwork is at the top of ...
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Plant Patents in the Wine Industry

Plant Patents in the Wine Industry

By: Brian D. Kaider, Esq. When most people think of patents, they think of new machines, new medicines, or improved ...
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Did You Patent that Copyrighted Trademark?  Um, No.

Did You Patent that Copyrighted Trademark? Um, No.

Brian D. Kaider, Esq. Having worked in intellectual property for nearly 20 years, I often take for granted that people ...
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