Rulings (9)
  • CV-Library Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 15 December 2021

    An ad on a job vacancy website was banned for implying an employer was based in a geographical location when that was not the case. 

  • JD Recruitment Group Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Social media (own site)
    • 15 December 2021

    A post on recruiter JD Recruitment's Facebook page was banned for being likely to cause serious offence on the grounds of race and for objectifying women.  

  • Uber BV

    • Upheld
    • National newspaper (paid ad), App (paid ad)
    • 15 December 2021

    A paid-for ad on The Economist app and a national press ad for Uber were banned for misleadingly implying that benefits which all operators were required to provide were unique to them. 

  • 3D-Lipo Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Email
    • 08 December 2021

    An email ad from a beauty clinic was banned for making misleading earnings claims.

  • Learning Group Ltd t/a Montessori Tutors

    • Upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 03 November 2021

    We banned an ad for a tutoring service over misleading claims about potential earnings.

  • The Workers Union Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Search (paid), Website (own site)
    • 20 October 2021

    A paid-for search ad and a website ad for an employment-related services company was banned for misleadingly implying that they were a trade union.

  • London Medical Academy - Pre Medical Education Ltd t/a London Medical Academy

    • Upheld
    • Internet (website content)
    • 06 October 2021

    A website ad promoting medical courses was banned for implying that they were accredited higher education courses and that they were recognised by the GMC when this was not the case.

  • ThePowerMBA Inc

    • Upheld
    • Social media (paid ad)
    • 22 September 2021

    A paid-for Facebook post by an online course provider was banned for misleadingly implying that they offered an accredited MBA degree qualification.

  • Shaw Academy Pvt Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Search (paid), Social media (paid ad)
    • 07 July 2021

    A website ad, a paid-for Facebook ad and a paid-for Google ad for an education company were banned for making various misleading claims about their courses.