The Federal Government intervenes in the "planted.chicken" dispute

20 January 2023 – Can food be called "Güggeli" when there is no meat in it? In its decision VB.2022.00270 dated 10 November 2022, the Zurich Administrative Court (the Court) denied a risk of deception when the terms "vegetarian" or "vegan" are used in connection with animal names. Recently, the Federal Department of Home Affairs filed an appeal with the Federal Supreme Court.

For more information, see here and here. A summary of the court ruling can be found here.