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Whiskey Shortage Predicted, Bonelaw Clients Respond in Tennessean Story

Today’s Tennessean features a front-page story on a predicted whiskey shortage that may occur in the near future. According to distillers and whiskey observers, the demand for the product has soared, particularly whiskey made in Tennessee, which has become the most popular variety. Whiskey has experienced an explosion due to baby boomers coming back to the fold, millennials turning to whiskey from craft beer and vodka and consumers from across the globe trying it for the first time. Because of the aging process required to make whiskey, the time between distilling hooch and it hitting store shelves may account for a serious shortage.

Bonelaw clients TennSouth Distillery, Corsair Artisan Distillery, Short Mountain Distillery and Phil Prichard, who opened Prichard’s Distillery at Fontanel last year, were featured in the article.

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Bone McAllester Norton PLLC is a full-service law firm with 38 attorneys and offices in Nashville and Sumner County, Tennessee. Our attorneys focus on 17 distinct practice areas, providing the wide range of legal services ordinarily required by established and growing businesses and entrepreneurs. Among our practices, we represent clients in business and capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, commercial lending and creditors’ rights, commercial real estate and development, governmental regulatory matters, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, intellectual property strategy and enforcement, entertainment and environmental matters. Our client base reflects the firm’s deep understanding and coverage of today’s leading industry and business segments. For more information, visit www.bonelaw.com.

Short Mountain Distillery Operates on Old Al Capone Bootleg Site, the Nashville Business Journal Reports

Bone McAllester Norton client Short Mountain Distillery, located in Woodbury, Tennessee, was featured in a Nashville Business Journal article yesterday. Brothers Billy, David and Ben Kaufman opened the distillery in 2012 on the farm that once provided Al Capone with moonshine during prohibition. The state’s sixth distillery, Short Mountain currently supplies Georgia, Illinois and Tennessee with authentic moonshine, bourbon and other spirits, and the Kaufman brothers have one goal in mind: to make the best-tasting moonshine around.

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Bone McAllester Norton PLLC is a full-service law firm with 37 attorneys and offices in Nashville and Sumner County, Tennessee. Our attorneys focus on 17 distinct practice areas, providing the wide range of legal services ordinarily required by established and growing businesses and entrepreneurs. Among our practices, we represent clients in business and capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, commercial lending and creditors’ rights, commercial real estate and development, governmental regulatory matters, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, intellectual property strategy and enforcement, entertainment, environmental matters, criminal defense and government investigations and labor and employment. Our client base reflects the firm’s deep understanding and coverage of today’s leading industry and business segments. For more information, call 615-238-6300 or visit www.bonelaw.com.

USA Today Features Four Bonelaw Clients Who Make Up the Tennessee Whiskey Trail

USA Today included a feature on the number of craft distillers who have opened across Tennessee in the last four years, and the July 31 article included three Bone McAllester Norton clients. These distillers—Corsair Distillery, Popcorn Sutton Distilling and Short Mountain Distillery—make up the newly formed Tennessee Whiskey Trail, offering tours and tastings.

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Bone McAllester Norton PLLC is a full-service law firm with 36 attorneys and offices in Nashville and Sumner County, Tennessee. Our attorneys focus on 17 distinct practice areas, providing the wide range of legal services ordinarily required by established and growing businesses and entrepreneurs. Among our practices, we represent clients in business and capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, commercial lending and creditors’ rights, commercial real estate and development, governmental regulatory matters, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, intellectual property strategy and enforcement, entertainment and environmental matters. Our client base reflects the firm’s deep understanding and coverage of today’s leading industry and business segments. For more information, visit www.bonelaw.com.

Short Mountain Distillery Supports New Rules to Lure Craft Distillers to Rural Areas

Bone McAllester Norton client Billy Kaufman, president and founder Short Mountain Distillery in Cannon County, was included in a May 27 Tennessean article describing the push of the Williamson County planning commission to allow distilleries into rural areas of the county. Kaufman noted that one of his goals is to be an ambassador for the entire county, and he supports the effort to ruralize that business.

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Bone McAllester Norton PLLC is a full-service law firm with 33 attorneys and offices in Nashville and Sumner County, Tennessee. Our attorneys focus on 16 distinct practice areas, providing the wide range of legal services ordinarily required by established and growing businesses and entrepreneurs. Among our practices, we represent clients in business and capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, commercial lending and creditors’ rights, commercial real estate and development, governmental regulatory matters, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, intellectual property strategy and enforcement, entertainment and environmental matters.   Our client base reflects the firm’s deep understanding and coverage of today’s leading industry and business segments. For more information, visit www.bonelaw.com.