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Expelling the Email Warrior From Clubs

USA - March 15 2019 Club boards and management are often the targets of members’ critical emails to other members and social media posts, which are often inflammatory…

Hotels Included in U.S. State Department Cuba Restricted List

Cuba, USA - November 26 2018 As of Nov. 15, 2018, the State Department is adding 16 hotels owned by the Cuban military to the Cuba Restricted List (CRL). As discussed in the…

Regulatory Update: Wireless Licenses Issued by the Federal Communications Commission

USA - September 4 2018 Hotels, Resorts, country clubs, and other hospitality facilities commonly utilize wireless communications systems to support security, maintenance…

Case Law Update: Golf Course Restrictive Covenant Upheld

USA - June 20 2018 Owners of unprofitable golf courses are increasingly wanting to redevelop their golf courses as residential property, especially in areas where land…

Industry Consolidation Reflected in New Franchise Agreements

USA - April 16 2018 This is the time of year when the branded hotel operating companies that sell franchises (Franchisors) start to use the new 2018 forms of franchise…

Case Law Update: The Potentially Alcoholic Member

USA - October 10 2017 A recent decision from a Florida District Court of Appeal shows that dram shop cases against clubs are fact dependent and difficult to resolve by…

Third Party Management for Hotel Lodging and Food and Beverage Services

USA - August 14 2017 A sensitivity remaining from the recent “Great Recession” is that hotel owners are making a concerted effort to ensure that their hotel and all…

Playing Host

USA - July 31 2017 Hotel Management magazine recently noted that at the end of the day, it is the hotel management company that is really playing host to the guests as…

Case Law Update: Covenant to Operate Golf Course

USA - August 25 2016 This was a case where an owner of a golf course that was subject to covenants to operate the golf course and keep it as a single parcel was seeking…

Nevada Gaming Regulators Begin Overseeing Las Vegas Nightclubs and Dayclubs

USA - July 6 2016 The nightclub and dayclub industry has become big business for casinos along the Las Vegas Strip. State gaming regulators are now requiring resort…