"Balsamico" is the taste of Modena and Reggio Emilia only

By Torelli, V.

The use in the course of trade of the denominations ‘Balsamico’ and ‘Aceto Balsamico’ in connection with vinegar-based products, other than those protected under the geographical indication ‘Aceto Balsamico di Modena’ (protected geographical indication (PGI)), is an evocation of such registered geographical indication. Therefore, the use of a component of …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice