Wednesday, May 10, 2017 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM Committee Restaurant – 50 Nothern Ave, Boston, MA Description: Join the Solo and Small Firm Section of the BBA to celebrate a successful program year at Committee in the Seaport District where we will hear from the restaurant’s zoning and licensing attorney, Karen D. Simao, a…

Acquiring a liquor license is a team effort—and both you and your legal representative need to be up to the task. For most restaurants and bars, liquor licences can make or break your bottom line. BevSpot recently had the chance to sit down with Karen Simao, a partner at McDermott, Quilty & Miller, LLP specializing…

A lack of understanding in acquiring a liquor license can lead to costly mistakes. Here are some common blunders to avoid. For most restaurants and bars, liquor licences can make or break your bottom line. BevSpot recently had the chance to sit down with Karen Simao, a partner at McDermott, Quilty & Miller, LLP specializing…

Getting a liquor license for your bar or restaurant can be the headache of all headaches. Knowledge can make it an easier pill to swallow. For most restaurants and bars, liquor licences can make or break your bottom line. BevSpot recently had the chance to sit down with Karen Simao, a partner at McDermott, Quilty…

Hilton Garden Inn was recently granted a beer and wine license by the selectmen. FOXBOROUGH, MA – If you’ve been near Patriot Place over the last few months, chances are you’ve noticed the new structure being built where Old Navy and Red Robin once stood. Tuesday night, the selectmen approved a beer and wine license…

Chef Jamie Bissonnette breaks down a pig. (Photo: Breville USA) Two restaurants from big names are headed toward spring openings, including Jamie Bissonnette’s Little Donkey, coming as part of the Mass+Main construction on the outskirts of Central Square. Bissonnette, who was granted the transfer of a liquor license Tuesday by the License Commission, said it…

The owner of Red Face Jack’s Pub has hired a Boston lawyer who is an expert in the state’s liquor license law to represent him in an appeal of a suspension his restaurant served last summer. The appeal of a two-day license suspension with five days held in abeyance for overserving alcohol is scheduled for…