Latest rulings

  • Stephen Bear t/a stevie bear

    • Internet (video)
    • 16 June 2021

    Three YouTube videos by influencer Stephen Bear promoting a competition were banned as the prize was not awarded.

  • Tesco Stores Ltd t/a Tesco

    • Newspaper
    • 09 June 2021

    A newspaper ad for Tesco did not make misleading price comparison claims and did not break the CAP Code.

  • Ashteck Media Ltd t/a Ashteck Media

    • Social media (influencer or affiliate ad)
    • 02 June 2021

    Three Instagram stories by influencers promoting a debt advice company were banned for not making clear the risk and fees of IVAs and for not making their posts obviously identifiable as ads.

  • Laybuy Holdings (UK) Ltd

    • Internet (website content)
    • 26 May 2021

    A website ad for a delayed payment service was banned for misleadingly claiming that the credit checks they performed would not affect consumers’ credit scores.