Latest rulings

  • Adidas UK Ltd t/a Adidas

    • Upheld
    • Poster, Social media (own site)
    • 11 May 2022

    We upheld complaints against ads containing nudity.

  • Samsung Electronics (UK) Ltd t/a Samsung

    • Not upheld
    • Television, Cinema
    • 20 July 2022

    A television and cinema ad for a smartwatch featuring a woman jogging alone at night did not encourage dangerous or reckless behaviour.

  • Astrasoft Projects Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (display)
    • 13 July 2022

    Three online display ads for an online dating service depicting Ukrainian Women were likely to cause serious offence by highlighting their vulnerability and connecting it to their sexual appeal.

  • Pure Wines Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Social media (paid ad)
    • 13 July 2022

    An ad on Instagram and the company’s website broke the strict alcohol ad rules by linking alcohol with seduction and sexual activity.