false advertising

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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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Plaintiff claimed that Boiron had therefore violated two California deceptive advertising statutes, the Unfair Competition Law ("UCL") and Consumers Legal Remedies Act ("CLRA").
For violators committing repeated offenses of deceptive advertising, they will face incremental fines between NT$40,000, NT$80,000, NT$200,000, NT$400,000 and NT$1 million (1 to 5 times per violation respectively).
The FDA collaborated with the Federal Trade Commission, which polices deceptive advertising.
In 2015, LG filed a suit with an Australian court against Dyson for deceptive advertising. The British firm accepted LG's argument and LG dropped the suit.
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A former FTC advertising enforcement attorney and Attorney-Advisor to the FTC Chairman, he counsels digital advertisers, direct response marketers, and affiliate marketers on their FTC compliance duties and represents clients in federal and state deceptive advertising investigations and enforcement actions.
Clear and accessible social media policies ensure that employees and third parties using social media on behalf of the brand do so in a way that complies with the law, including Federal Trade Commission regulations promulgated to protect consumers from deceptive advertising. Retailers should update their policies regularly--at least once a year--and provide training sessions to all individuals authorized to use social media on the company's behalf.
It also has agreed to pay Texas $50 million in civil penalties and attorneys' fees for violating a state consumer protection law that bans deceptive advertising.
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The statement detailed the success of measures taken by the Municipality to curb deceptive advertising, adding that 838 new advertising permits were issued while some 963 others were renewed.