Latest rulings

  • Queens Solitaire Games

    • Upheld
    • In-game (apps)
    • 15 February 2017

    A banner ad for a solitaire game, seen on the lock screen of a phone that was running the AVG Cleaner app in October 2016, featured three women in bikinis posing in a suggestive manner.

  • MCC Trading Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (e-tailing)
    • 04 January 2017

    A listing by MCC Trading on www.ebay.co.uk, seen on 16 September 2016, showed photographs of a pop-up garden gazebo with different coloured covers which were closed on two or three sides. The heading stated Text stated "3x3m Pop-up Waterproof Outdoor Garden Gazebo Party Event Tent Marquee Canopy". Text stated "2 Win...

  • Avon Tuning Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 14 December 2016

    A website offering the removal of diesel particulate filters, www.avontuning.co.uk, seen on 17 August 2016, stated "First of all we remove the filter from the exhaust system, unlike other companies we do not fit a simple bypass pipe. This would likely lead to an MOT failure due to the DPF visual inspection, which wa...

  • Over Farm Retail Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Poster
    • 07 December 2016

    A billboard poster promoting a Halloween event seen on 15 September outside a train station featured text that stated, “COMING THIS OCTOBER TO OVER FARM, GLOUCESTER 5 LIVE HORROR ATTRACTIONS frightmare halloween [sic] festival …” and included images of a man and women wearing prosthetic monstrous make-up. The poster...