User login

Intellectual Property

One of FEMA’s critical objectives, intellectual property protection is core to the mission of the association.  FEMA staff actively works to safeguard proprietary formula information in a technologically evolving world and provide guidance to members on appropriate ingredient disclosure.

In 2007, the FEMA Regulatory Affairs Committee Task Force on Intellectual Property Issues prepared a White Paper to assist the membership in protecting their flavor formulations. 

FEMA member updates on Intellectual Property

Did You Know?

Consistent with a long history of protecting trade secrets of members, FEMA secured amendments to the New Jersey Right to Know law, ensuring the return of more than 50,000 proprietary flavor formulas.

Fact #10