Wines and Spirits

KB&G represents domestic and international clients from a wide range of industries. The firm’s practice is international in scope, including Fortune 500 corporations and businesses throughout North and South and Central America, Europe and the Far East. Its clients in the field of wines and spirits include Destileria Serralles, Inc., a Puerto Rico spirits manufacturer whose Don Q brand historically has been the largest selling rum on the island. KB&G has served as principal US counsel for Serrallés since 1991 in connection with all their commercial needs, including counseling them in domestic and international commercial and governmental relationships, establishing a revised US distribution network, negotiating bottling and supply agreements and representing and advising them in antitrust and other litigations. KB&G also represents Liquid International Premium Spirits Company, an importer-distributor of spirit products and wines, Alexander Minn Wine Group, a distributor of wine in the People’s Republic of China, Ty Ku, LLC, a producer and importer of award winning sakes and other spirits, Clos de los Siete (House of the Seven), a venture of seven French families, including the Michel Rolland family, Wine Legend (India), a distributor of table and fine wines in several provinces in India, the Betty Buzz group of companies, producers of the Blake Lively/Ryan Reynolds brand Betty Buzz, and the importers and distributors Admiral Wine and Liquor Co. and Testa Wines of the World. [read more]