Q: Post recipe

I can figure out recipes (may be or may not be true) of manufactured food products by using publicly available ingredients lists and my algorithms. I want to post them on my website and then rate products and review them - whether I find them healthy, safe, etc based on their ingredients amounts calculated by my algorithm. I will mention that this are my assumptions only. Can product manufacturers go after me?

1 Lawyer Answer
Tania Maria Williams
Tania Maria Williams
  • Intellectual Property Lawyer
  • West Palm Beach, FL

A: Reviews of a product have particular protections, but understand that some manufacturers are more litigious than others. If your algorithm is incorrect, and results in a misrepresentation of their product, they may try to pursue legal action.

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