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Television Ads


Published on July 22nd, 2013 by TINA

Lumosity will pay $2 million back to customers to settle federal charges it deceived consumers with unfounded claims that its brain games could help improve mental performance. ... Read More

Television Ads

Coca Cola 139 Happy Calories

Published on July 17th, 2013 by TINA

Coca Cola advertised its staple Coca Cola beverage and the zero-calorie version, Coke Zero, in the UK with this commercial spot. The ad shows people dancing, dog-walking, and laughing in order to burn off the 139 ... Read More

Television Ads

JT Splatmaster

Published on July 1st, 2013 by TINA

has recommended that KEE Action Sports, the maker of the JT Splatmaster line of paintball products, change its advertising to better depict adult supervision. The paintball guns can only be purchased by those 18 and older ... Read More

Television Ads

Winx Club Harmonix Dolls

Published on June 20th, 2013 by TINA

Winx Club Harmonix Dolls appear, in the above advertisement, to move their heads on their own and stand up without human assistance. The Children’s Advertising Review Unit objected to the ad, noting that ads for toys ... Read More

Television Ads

Dove Deep Moisture Body Wash

Published on June 20th, 2013 by TINA

Dove advertises its Deep Moisture Body Wash as being gentler on skin than competitors’ body washes. But Dial challenged many of Dove’s claims with NAD, which found that while the literature may have established the general ... Read More

Television Ads

Tag Away

Published on June 19th, 2013 by TINA

Tag Away, a skin-tag remover, claims that it is “clinically proven to remove skin tags.” The Electronic Retailing Self-Regulation Program (ERSP) reviewed the claims and reached a different conclusion. ERSP determined that the marketer could not ... Read More

Television Ads

“SpongeBob” Splashpants Sweepstakes

Published on June 13th, 2013 by TINA

Nickelodeon ran ads for its “SpongeBob” Splashpants Sweepstakes, which directed children to a website where they could enter a sweepstake with the grand prize of a Nickelodeon Cruise featuring SpongeBob himself. But the Children’s Advertising Review ... Read More

Television Ads


Published on June 12th, 2013 by TINA

Carfax, Inc. has discontinued certain broadcast advertising after receiving a letter of inquiry from . The industry self-regulatory body said that the commercials imply that consumers can rely on a Carfax report alone for a vehicle’s complete ... Read More

Television Ads

True Costs of Food Lovers Fat Loss System

Published on June 12th, 2012 by TINA

This  television ad for the Food Lovers Fat Loss System is filled with misleading statements and atypical weight loss results. It emphasizes the delicious foods you can continue to eat while failing to mention the difficult ... Read More

Television Ads Isn’t Free

Published on May 16th, 2012 by TINA

Maybe you’ve heard by now that you’re entitled to a free annual . Well, is NOT the one you want! is a paid credit monitoring service. If you want your real free annual credit report, go ... Read More

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