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Tennessee Distillers Guild establishes official whiskey trail, along with other initiatives

The Tennessee Distillers Guild formed in March 2014. The mission of the Guild is to responsibly promote and advocate for the distilling industry in Tennessee through the collective voice of its members.

Waller's Alcoholic Beverage team helped found the non-profit trade association of approximately 30 distilleries and recently lead efforts to open the state's official whiskey trail in 2017. Waller team advises legal strategies for legislation to protect the distillery industry, licensing for whiskey festivals to help fund the association, non-profit corporate work and complimentary legal advice on novel and innovative trade practices that are unique to numerous start up distilleries.

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