Food taste ‘not protected by copyright’ rules EU court

BBC News – The taste of a food cannot be protected by copyright, the EU’s highest legal authority has ruled in a case involving a Dutch cheese.
The European Court of Justice said the taste of food was too “subjective and variable” for it to meet the requirements for copyright protection.
The court was asked to rule in the case of a spreadable cream cheese and herb dip, Heksenkaas, produced by Levola.
Levola argued another cheese, Witte Wievenkaas, infringed its copyright…