Sonja Nesbit Speaks at NCSLA Southern/Northern Regional Conference
Arent Fox Senior Government Relations Director Sonja Nesbit recently participated in a panel at the National Conference of State Liquor Administrators (NCSLA) 2016 Southern/Northern Regional Conference in Austin, Texas. The panel, “Influencing Legislation to Improve Regulatory Practices,” discussed the regulatory patchwork of programs that regulate alcoholic beverages. Sonja focused on the role of industry and stakeholders to work within the regulatory guidelines to share their experiences and expertise to inform the legislative process to help legislatures and regulators avoid unintended negative consequences with the implementation of a new regulations or laws for the industry. The conference included state alcohol regulators, lawyers, wine and alcohol beverage industry representatives, and lobbyists.
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