Latest rulings

  • Croner Group Ltd t/a employeradvice.org

    • Not Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 15 November 2017

    A website and google sponsored search result seen on 2 January 2017 promoting a service offering employment legal advice:

    a. The website www.employeradvice.org featured text that stated “employeradvice.org The Free Advice Service for Employers call our FREE helpline now on …”. Below this was the text “Free Aca...

  • Samweb (UK) Ltd t/a Ease Your Mortgage

    • Upheld
    • Radio
    • 15 November 2017

    A radio ad for Ease Your Mortgage, a mortgage securitisation company, heard on 2 April 2017, claimed “Breaking News, Ease your mortgage announces that 8 out 10 mortgages have apparently been sold by your lender. We believe you may have a legal case if your lender failed to follow correct procedures. It will only cos...

  • Contemporary Oak Furniture Ltd t/a Oak Furniture Solutions

    • Upheld
    • Internet (sales promotion)
    • 01 November 2017

    A website for furniture retailer Oak Furniture Solutions, www.oakfurnituresolutions.co.uk, seen on 16 May 2017. A green banner was featured near the top of each page and contained text that stated “10% EXTRA OFF ADDED IN BASKET - 3 DAY SALE*”, accompanied by a countdown clock. The web page which promoted the ‘Oslo W...

  • Giomani Designs Ltd t/a Beds.co.uk

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Internet (sales promotion), Internet (search engine)
    • 01 November 2017

    A website for beds and mattresses retailer Beds.co.uk, seen in July 2017. The top left corner of the home page featured a Beds.co.uk logo and text “BIG SALE NOW ON”. A banner, which was also featured near the top of the home page, contained text that stated “THE BIG SALE IS NOW ON OUR BIGGEST EVER SUMMER SALE NOW UP...