Copyrighting Food

#Food

Mon, Sep 21st, 2009 14:21 by capnasty NEWS

Last year, the country of Lebanon was trying to claim that it owns hummus and other middle eastern foods, such as falafel, tabouleh and baba gannouj, and that no other country could produce them. It seems that other parts of the world are seeing the same sort of thing, as Malaysia is trying to declare that it owns popular Malaysian dishes, like nasi lemak.

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