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15 April 2014
ASA Chairman, Lord Smith has announced the appointment of three new independent, lay Council members, Shireen Peermohamed, Kate Bee and Sam Younger CBE.
10 April 2014
Job ads are a quick and easy way to help us look out for roles that might be suitable. It’s crucial then that ads are truthful about the job and deal with would-be-applicants fairly.
09 April 2014
We receive a number of complaints each year about ‘unsolicited’ ads received by email, text or mail. We help by contacting the companies responsible to have your details removed so that you no longer receive these ads.
05 March 2014
We have today ordered that a national press ad for the bookmaker, Paddy Power be withdrawn with immediate effect.
06 February 2014
Tackling misleading advertising represents the majority of our work, and one of the key misleading practices we’re currently dealing with is that of companies offering services including passport renewal, driving licences, tax returns and European Health Insurance Cards.