Opportunities for Wineries in Cannabis by Marc Hauser, Esq.

Like the rest of the alcoholic beverages industry, wineries are waking up to the new reality of cannabis in the United States. The question that many in the industry are asking is – how can I play along? The answer to everyone in the industry is, for the most part, you can’t. However, there are some limited opportunities out there right now for wineries to leverage their brand and their position within the cannabis space. To read more.


GVM attends the Fifth Annual UC Davis School of Law Small and Midsize Firm Fair

Managing Partner, Erik W. Lawrence, a 2007 graduate of UC Davis, and Douglas E. Mitchell, a 2013 graduate of UC Davis, were proud to have been invited to and attend the Small and Midsize Firm Fair held at UC Davis on October 25, 2018.  The event proved to be a wonderful opportunity to connect with young and upcoming future lawyers and learn about the issues that currently impact students.      


Federal Cannabis Legalization the Next Challenge for Wine by Marc Hauser, Esq.

As another harvest season is underway in Wine Country, the industry faces a new wave of disruption. Not sparkling rose in 40-ounce cans, but another recreational product – cannabis. Cannabis is on the minds of winemakers and winery owners these days as states continue to legalize and money pours into the industry. Needless to say, the wine industry has taken notice. To read more.