CJEU: Taste of food cannot have copyright protection
The EU’s highest court ruled that the taste of a Dutch cheese called Heks’nkaas cannot be considered a copyrightable ‘work’ because it is subjective
The taste of a food product is not
eligible for copyright protection, the Court of Justice of the
EU ruled today.
Following Advocate General Wathelet’s opinion
from July 2018, the court said that the taste of
Heks’nkaas cheese did not...
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