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false advertising

Advertising that contains blatantly false or misleading statements, whether intentional or not.False advertising may be grounds for rescission,or cancellation,of a contract,and it may also provide the basis for an award of compensatory and punitive damages.

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Given the winners of 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine were disclosed this week and the Nobel Assembly has not yet made any clarification on its 2012 Prize in Medicine while continuing with its endorsement and false advertisement of fake pluripotent stem cells, Dr.
Stated alternatively, absent speech involving matters of political, social of artistic importance, governments may impose tort liability on media for negligent or other wrongful conduct including the acceptance and publication of false advertisements.
The FTC asserted that LifeLock failed to protect consumer data, issued false advertisements of its services and failed to keep proper records.
He added: "I am satisfied that to post false advertisements constitutes harassment.
claiming the company violated California's Unfair Competition Law (UCL) and Fair Advertising Law (FAL) because its false advertisements persuaded him to buy items he wouldn't have otherwise purchased.
She ( the chief minister) had put up false advertisements.
Saudi authorities will not show any leniency toward people who publish such false advertisements to seduce women; they will be dealt with strongly," said Ahmed bin Qassim Al-Ghamdi, director general of the commission's office in Makkah.
9,10] However, liberal use of the Internet as a source of information can also be a disadvantage for learning since there are many false advertisements and misinformation published through the Internet.
He told of a bunco squad investigating false advertisements and of ballroom lessons being given in private.
If the word is taken at its literal meaning, the government has no role whatsoever in limiting campaign spending, or false advertisements, or gross sexual or racial harassment.
10) Similarly, AICPA Rule of Conduct (RC) 502, Advertising and Other Forms of Solicitation, prohibits CPAs from soliciting clients by using misleading, deceptive or false advertisements, or through coercion, overreaching, or harassing conduct.
Pauley to order Braun to halt its false advertisements and award damages to Philips.