Source: T.D. ATF-364, 60 FR 20427, Apr. 26, 1995, unless otherwise noted 10.51 Exclusion, in general 10.52 Practice which puts trade buyer independence at risk 10.53 Practices not resulting in exclusion [Reserved] 10.54 Criteria for determining trade buyer independence §10.51 Exclusion, in general (a) Exclusion, in whole or in part occurs: (1) When a practice by an industry member, whether direct, indirect, or through an affiliate, places (or has the potential to place) trade buyer independence at risk by means of a tie or link between the industry member and trade buyer or by any other means of industry member control over the trade buyer; and (2) Such practice results in the trade buyer purchasing less than it would have[…]

10.21 Commercial Bribery 10.22 Employee associations 10.23 Gifts or payments to wholesalers 10.24 Sales promotion contests §10.21 Commercial bribery It is unlawful for an industry member, directly or indirectly or through an affiliate, to induce a trade buyer to purchase the industry member’s products, to the complete or partial exclusion of products sold or offered for sale by other persons in interstate or foreign commerce, by offering or giving a bonus, premium, compensation, or other thing of value to any officer, employee, or representative of the trade buyer. The bonus, premium, compensation, or other thing of value need not be offered or given for the purpose of directly inducing a trade buyer to purchase from the seller, but rather is[…]

§10.11 Meaning of terms As used in this part, unless the context otherwise requires, terms have the meanings given in this section. Any other term defined in the Federal Alcohol Administration Act and used in this part shall have the meaning assigned to it by that Act. Act – The Federal Alcohol Administration Act. Administrator – The Administrator of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Department of the Treasury, Washington, D.C. Appropriate TTB officer – An officer or employee of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) authorized to perform any function relating to the administration or enforcement of this part by TTB Order 1135.10, Delegation of the Administrator’s Authorities in 27 CFR Part 10, Commercial[…]

10.1 General 10.2 Territorial extent 10.3 Application 10.4 Jurisdictional limits 10.5 Delegations of the Director 10.6 Administrative provisions §10.1 General The regulations in this part, issued pursuant to section 105 of the Federal Alcohol Administration Act (27 U.S.C. 205), specify practices which may result in violations of section 105(c) of the Act and criteria for determining whether a practice is a violation of section 105(c) of the Act. This part does not attempt to enumerate all of the practices prohibited by section 105(c) of the Act. Nothing in this part shall operate to exempt any person from the requirements of any State law or regulation. [T.D. ATF-364, 60 FR 20426, Apr. 26, 1995.] §10.2 Territorial extent This part applies to[…]

Authority: 15 U.S.C. 49-50; 27 U.S.C. 202 and 205; 44 U.S.C. 3504(h) Source: T.D. ATF-74, 45 FR 63257, Sept. 30, 1980, unless otherwise noted Table of Contents Subpart A Scope of Regulations 10.1 General 10.2 Territorial extent 10.3 Application 10.4 Jurisdictional limits 10.5 Delegations of the Director 10.6 Administrative provisions Subpart B Definitions 10.11 Meaning of terms Subpart C Commercial Bribery 10.21 Commercial Bribery 10.22 Employee associations 10.23 Gifts or payments to wholesalers 10.24 Sales promotion contests Subpart D Exclusion 10.51 Exclusion, in general 10.52 Practice which puts trade buyer independence at risk 10.53 Practices not resulting in exclusion [Reserved] 10.54 Criteria for determining trade buyer independence