Haribo alleges that the Lindt's Teddy infringes its trade mark on 'Gold Bear'

Haribo and Lindt in Gold Bear trademark dispute

By Oliver Nieburg

German candy firm Haribo and Swiss chocolatier Lindt & Sprüngli are locked in a legal battle in a German court over a trademark for products in the form of a golden bear.


Judge upholds USDA requirement for raw almond pasteurization

By Caroline Scott-Thomas

A federal judge has again upheld a US Department of Agriculture (USDA) rule that US raw almonds must be pasteurized in order to mitigate risk of salmonella, after organic almond growers challenged the rule.