prohibits a manufacturer or wholesaler from giving a retailer any services
except services of nominal value.
limits services of
nominal value to those which fall into one of two categories.
The category described in OAR
(3) allows a manufacturer or wholesaler to give basic marketing
support services for the manufacturer or wholesaler's alcoholic beverage
products. When a manufacturer or wholesaler uses schematics to promote their
products to a retailer, the Commission considers that to be a basic marketing
(4) When a
manufacturer or wholesaler uses schematics to promote their products to a
retailer, the retailer remains responsible for deciding what products are
holds licensees accountable for the acts of their agents and employees. (See
). Accordingly, any licensee who provides schematics through
another person or business is responsible for the actions of the party. If a
person or business that provides schematics on behalf of a licensee violates
any liquor law or rule, the Commission takes the appropriate compliance action
against the licensee.
Or. Admin. R.
OLCC 7-2011, f. 8-15-11,
cert. ef. 9-1-11
Stat. Auth.: ORS 471, including
Stats implemented: ORS