Rulings (6)
  • Coral Interactive (Gibraltar) Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 20 June 2018

    The gambling website www.coral.co.uk, seen on 20 February 2018, promoted three different games:

    a. The first game was called “Rainbow Riches” and showed an animated image that featured a rainbow, a pot of gold and a leprechaun standing on a yellow road.

    b. The second game was called “FISHIN’ FRENZY” and ...

  • Isiris Racing Services

    • Upheld
    • Press general
    • 20 June 2018

    A national press ad, seen in the Racing Post on 12 October 2017, promoted a betting tipster service. Text stated, "… in the past 6 months or so that amounts to 55 bets, and the success rate for ISIRIS members has been phenomenal, with win bets and/or each-way bets producing a successful return on over 90% of th...

  • L'Oréal (UK) Ltd

    • Not Upheld
    • Television
    • 20 June 2018

    A TV ad for Maybelline New York's Total Temptation mascara, seen on 3 February 2018, featured a 'before' and 'after' image of a model's eye.

  • Person(s) unknown t/a Career Study College

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 20 June 2018

    A website for Career Study College, www.careerstudycollege.com, seen on 1 February 2018, featured in its “Financial Services Courses” section a web page titled “LIBF LEVEL 3 CEMAP - CERTIFICATE IN MORTGAGE ADVICE”. The page featured text stating “The London Institute of Banking and Finance Level 3 (CeMap) Certificat...

  • UK Vehicle Ltd t/a Cazana

    • Upheld
    • Internet (search engine)
    • 20 June 2018

    Three paid-for search results on Google for vehicle checking services provided by Cazana:

    a. The first ad, seen on 19 January and 22 February 2018, was headed "Total UK Car Check - £3.99. | UK's Most Comprehensive Check" and linked to the website www.cazana.com.

    b. The second ad, also seen on 2...

  • Walkers Snacks Ltd t/a Quaker Oats

    • Not Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Internet (social networking), Television
    • 20 June 2018

    A TV ad, Facebook post and website ad for the Quaker Oats ‘Show us your oats’ competition, seen in February and March 2018:

    a. The TV ad, seen on 7 February 2018, featured four people preparing and plating their porridge oats, stating, “My entry's a strawberry and kiwi mix”, “This is my coconut creation”, “The...

Informally resolved (43)
  • Alice Liveing

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)

  • Barnard Marcus Auctions

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • Boohoo.com UK Ltd

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: E-mail

  • BoomBod Ltd

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 2

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • Boots UK Ltd

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)

  • Brighton Wellbeing Ltd

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site), Internet (social networking)

  • Dazzletag Entertainment Ltd t/a Play Sunny

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • Dolphin Holidays

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • Drop Away Ltd

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • ERG Facilities Ltd

    • 20 June 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)