Federal Court Rules on To Kalon Dispute

The decision allows the Napa vineyard trademark to stand; plus a new study finds a key red-wine component can help treat COVID-19 patients

From the May 31, 2021, issue

In the latest news roundup from the May 31 issue of Wine Spectator, a federal court rules in favor of Constellation Brands, whose Robert Mondavi Corp. owns the famed Napa Cabernet vineyard, in a dispute with vintner Jeremy Nickel over a trademark on the To Kalon name. Plus, a new study finds that tannic acids, a key component of wine, could be used to treat COVID-19 patients.

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