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Legal Issues When Transferring Winery or Vineyard Ownership

An interview with Attorney Ron Parravano Parravano has been practicing law since 1976. For the last 20 years, he has been focusing mostly on Alcoholic Beverage Control or ABC laws, estate planning, and escrows. Working with many wineries in Monetary County and beyond, and even creating some Chardonnay himself on his small family vineyard, Parravano is familiar with the steps …


Due Diligence for Winery Buyers

Due Diligence for Winery Buyers Seminar stresses best practices and permit requirements By Paul Franson Best Practices for Owning and Operating a Winery A seminar held earlier this year in Santa Rosa, Calif., aimed to provide current information for those who want to buy, sell or own a winery—or to serve the wine business. The fifth annual, two-day event offered current …


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Supervisors approve ag water conservation offset ordinance

Supervisors approve ag water conservation offset ordinance Posted: 7:53 am, February 28, 2015 by Heather Young Program to replace urgency ordinance In another hearing about what to do about the severity of the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin, the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors approved, 3-2, an ordinance creating an Agricultural Water Conservation Offset Program. supervisors Frank Mecham, Bruce Gibson …