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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We have today ordered that a national press ad for the bookmaker, Paddy Power be withdrawn with immediate effect.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.
30 January 2014
Since September 2013 the ASA has been conducting comprehensive enforcement work to make sure that ticket sellers are up front about compulsory admin fees so consumers aren’t misled.
29 January 2014
The ASA has withdrawn its formal ruling against a Cycling Scotland ad pending the outcome of an Independent Review.
15 January 2014
Today we’ve published two key rulings involving advertisers in the health and beauty sector that set a clear precedent on what is permissible when making references to Botox in ads.