Jason Barker

Visiting Professor

J.D., University of Miami School of Law
B.A, University of Virginia

Jason H. Barker is a Portland business attorney at Holland & Knight who practices in the areas of alcohol beverage regulation, corporate law and securities.

Mr. Barker represents domestic and international clients, including breweries, distilleries, wineries, distributors, importers and retailers in all three tiers of the alcohol beverage industry. These clients range in size from large, national suppliers and wholesalers of beer, wine and distilled spirits to purveyors of local artisanal products, including craft beer and distilled spirits. He counsels these clients on regulatory and licensing matters, advertising and promotional law, nationwide pricing strategies, marketing programs, advertising campaigns, importation matters, trade practices and inter-tier relations. Mr. Barker's advertising and trade practices experience includes advice to clients regarding the use of digital marketing and promotional strategies. He also draws upon his general corporate and transactional background to advise alcohol beverage clients regarding contractual and general business matters.

In addition, Mr. Barker regularly advises businesses ranging in size from small startup and emerging growth companies to public companies with respect to various corporate and securities matters, including the negotiation and drafting of a wide range of commercial contracts, mergers and acquisitions, private placements and public offerings, corporate governance and corporate planning for closely held businesses.

At Miami Law, he teaches Modern Alcohol Beverage Law. 

 

 Publications

Food and Beverage Law Update: January 2016
Holland & Knight Update, January 27, 2016

SEC Proposes Executive Compensation Clawback Rules Pursuant to Dodd-Frank
Holland & Knight Alert, August 7, 2015

Growing the Growler Business
Cheers Magazine, July/August 2012

Senator Dodd’s Financial Reform Bill: A Potentially Crippling Blow to Rule 506 Offerings?
Holland & Knight Alert, April 2, 2010

Amendments to Rule 144
Holland & Knight Alert, January 15, 2008

Powers, Duties, and Liabilities of Corporate Directors and Officers
Contributor, Advising Oregon Businesses, November 2007

 

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