JesterKingBeer J.A.Justice thirdeyeeleven AustinBeerworks
After re-reviewing the situation, I am in your camp as well. I support SB 515-518 and think those are huge wins for craft beer. Let's take what we can get, and oppose the provisions of SB639 that we dislike in a future session.
BrewFan thirdeyeeleven May or may not have had? Karbach sold their rights for millions. It's a private business transaction. I think the biggest injustice here is that distributors would have the ability to sell the rights to other distros, but the brewery cannot. It's an unfair position. So ...
I'm with Peticolas, Deep Ellum, and Jester King on this issue. It's not fair, and none of it should pass if they're all handcuffed together. I think Jester King put it best in this piece:
@steve.sandwich if you're that upset about it, join Openthetaps.org just like we did. Texas laws prevent festival organizers from giving you more than 24oz at one time, whereas other states don't have that limitation. Help us out man, and join the fight.