The new Regulation of the European Commission No 538/2011 of 1 June 2011 amending Regulation (EC) No 607/2009 laying down certain detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No 479/2008 as regards protected designations of origin and geographical indications, traditional terms, labelling and presentation of certain wine sector products has been published at the beginning of this month.

Several provisions of Regulation (EC) No 607/2009 are amended, in particular, article 41 concerning the relationship between protected traditional terms and trade marks.

European Union,