Latest rulings

  • Antique Jewellery Group Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (social networking)
    • 07 June 2017

    A competition run by Antique Jewellery Group, seen in December 2016 on their Facebook page, included text which said "Win a £375 Antique Ring … Enter our festive prize draw and be in the chance of winning this gorgeous tanzanite cluster ring, worth £375".

  • Hansons of Leicester Ltd t/a CFS Furniture

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 07 June 2017

    A website for CFS Furniture, www.choicefurnituresuperstore.co.uk, seen on 4 January 2017 included a product page for a recliner chair. It stated that the item was in stock, delivery was within 3 to 7 days and included a countdown timer next to text stating, “LIMTED PERIOD: WINTER SALE OFFER ENDS…”.

  • World Trade Consortium Etna

    • Upheld
    • Television
    • 31 May 2017

    Two 27-minute long-form TV ads called "the IT Factor" by Etna World Trade Consortium, a consortium that promoted Italian goods and culture abroad, seen on 14 November 2016:

    a. The first ad, seen at 8.00pm, began with what appeared to be a seven-second sponsorship credit which featured an image of the...

  • herdress.co.uk

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 24 May 2017

    A website for an online clothing retailer, www.herdress.co.uk, seen in January 2017, included a listing for "A-Line/Princess Bateau Long Sleeves Lace Chiffon Court Train Dresses" priced at £84.50.