In this article we look at the rules on geographical indicators (GI) for food products, as well as the wider rules on what you can, and can’t, call cheese after a vegan cheese company was recently forced to rebrand it's faux-parmesan product following a complaint that the product breached an EU regulation in relation to the cheese's protected designation of origin.Read More
For any business owner, brand protection will be a high priority but with the vegan market growing each year, finding a way to ensure your brand stands out from the crowd has become increasingly important. There are several intellectual property rights which, as the creator of a brand or product, you can register and protect. This article focuses on one in particular: registered trade marks.Read More
This Veganuary (a campaign which encourages people to go vegan for January), Sarah Dent looks at the requirements on businesses who want to label their products as veganRead More
Over 12 working days of Christmas, BPE will be featuring 12 Faces of BPE. Today, it's the turn of Commercial Partner, Iain Garfield to answer our five questions.
Sarah Dent, a Commercial Solicitor at Top 200 law firm BPE Solicitors, has joined The Vegan Society’s International Rights Network.Read More
The breadth of expertise across the team at BPE Solicitors has been recognised following the release of the latest Legal 500 rankings.