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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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Through this parody video, we hope to illustrate the realities of tobacco use-that instead of making you seem cool and sexy, tobacco actually makes you old and sick ," said Laurent Huber, Executive Director of ASH.
Main and inset, scenes from the Pieces for Places parody of the hit John Lewis penguin Christmas advert
I'm 'Weird Al' Yankovic and I would love to do a parody of 'Fancy,' '' he said.
When the members of the band cried foul, GoldieBlox tried to hide behind "fair use," going so far as to file suit against the band, though its argument that the song constituted a parody was weakened by its commercial use.
au, the imbroglio was prompted by a tweet sent out by the Benaud parody account, which has more than 45,000 followers, about Ahmed's decision not to wear the logo of beer sponsor Victoria Bitter during the limited-overs series in England.
The parody tells the story of hapless conscript Jean Valjean, or Airman 24601, who, because of the show shovelling, manages to spend only ten minutes with his visiting girlfriend Cosette.
Her work has become the best-selling UK poetry eBook on Amazon - even competing with non-poetry parody books in the US eBook marketplace.
Messianism, or at least messianism in a Levinasian mode, functions as parody of these reifications by way of delay, insofar as it places the completion of humanity in the future.
Miss Parody believes the award could help provide a springboard for Art2, the business she set up two years ago after returning to the UK.
Stretching trademark law to deprive consumers of pet parody products reduces the ability of pet-loving consumers to enjoy famous brands rather than improving the overall value of the brand to consumers.
as a parody also relies on 'equally obvious dissimilarities between the marks' to produce the desired effect.
org/hummerdinger; "Hummer and Hummerer" ad parody, www.