NYS Liquor License Must-Know: The Liquor Authority Mapping Project

The Liquor Authority Mapping Project (LAMP) is a geographic information system that the New York State Liquor Authority launched in 2012. While it provides transparency for the community, it’s a bit controversial. LAMP provides all sorts of information to business owners and your liquor license lawyer, including: The history of a particular establishment. Schools or churches … Read more

5 Things to Know About Nostrano Vineyards in Milton, NY

Nostrano Vineyards is relatively new to the area, having been established just a few years ago. Here are five things you should know about one the Hudson Valley’s latest additions to the wine scene. 1. The vineyard hosts all sorts of special events, including weddings, bridal showers and rehearsal dinners. Learn more here. They can help … Read more

5 Important Clauses in a Commercial Lease, Plus NY Liquor License Info

When it comes to getting a commercial lease, especially if you need a NY liquor license, there are 5 main clauses that you’ll want to pay special attention to. Bar and restaurant owners, take note. 1. Duration The longer the lease, the better. Ideally, your lease will come with minimum landlord intervention. Instead of blindly … Read more