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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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Even though the junior user may be entitled to give its opinion of the situation, and there may be leeway for puffery, the brand owner will take the position that the speech is an unprotected false advertisement or actionable product disparagement.
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.
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I think before issuing licences to these phoney companies the Teleco-mmunications Re-gulatory Authority should scrutinise their application and make sure that they are up to standards and should not be allowed to make false advertisement.
The students claimed the school, which was open from 2005 to 2010, issued false advertisements claiming it would teach them Trump's "secrets of success" and were charged up to $35,000 for that.
Navellier & Associates also allegedly distributed materially false advertisements and client communications about the performance track record of the investment strategies.
One of the business units referred to the Public Prosecution misled consumers through false advertisements, including on social media," said Mr Al Jabery.
The agency's original complaint, filed in June 2015, charged seven individuals and 15 companies with selling their skin care products through false advertisements for "risk-free trials.
The agencys original complaint, filed in June 2015, charged seven individuals and 15 companies with selling their skincare products through false advertisements for risk-free trials.
So far, there have been 200 cases where companies have put out such false advertisements and amassed money from investors.
Al Shehi said penalties for false advertisements can be decided by court depending on the seriousness of the damage sustained.
The Department of Justice (DOJ) has vowed to go after scrupulous telecommunications companies that mislead the public into availing of their internet services through false advertisements.