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  • Blionix Ltd t/a liklebid

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Internet (search engine)
    • 22 February 2017

    A website and a paid-for search result on Google for the pay-per-bid auction site liklebid:

    a. The home page of the website www.liklebid.com, seen on 30 July 2016, contained text which stated "On average our members receive 96% discount!" and "Our members purchase desirable items for a fract...

  • Systematic Entertainment Shopping Ltd t/a Bidwiz

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 22 February 2017

    A website, www.Bidwizeu.com, seen on 2 August 2016, for pay-per-bid auctions.

    The home page listed a series of live auctions and each one had a "Bid Now" button. It also listed examples of auctions that had finished and provided a sold price for each item. For example, it stated "MacBook Pro...

  • Fastbidding Ltd t/a Token Bidder

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 22 February 2017

    A website for Token Bidder, www.fastbidding.co.uk, a pay-per-bid auction site, seen in August 2016, promoted various auctions. The home page included a box headed "Latest Winners", which contained an image of some bank notes and text which stated "10 Pounds Cash + 200 Token Credits ... RRP: £30....

  • Marcândi Ltd t/a Madbid

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Internet (search engine)
    • 22 February 2017

    Three ads promoting Madbid.com, a pay-per-bid penny auction website, seen on 29 July 2016:

    a. Madbid's own website www.madbid.com, featured text on the home page stating "You can save up to 89% with our offers". In the "LIVE auctions" section, various products were shown including a...