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Advertising Standards Authority

a body which provides for self-regulation for print, cinema and posters. It oversees the code of advertising practice, considers complaints from the public and is financed by a surcharge on advertising.
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AN all-you-can-drink brunch deal has not breached any licensing laws, a council has said, despite the advertising standards agency ruling it was advertised irresponsibly.
The Advertising Standards Agency confirmed they had received a complaint but a spokesman said: "EMPpad were not aware of and didn't have control of the tweet and as such, it's not an ad for the purposes of our rules."
13WHICH fashion house has been criticised by the Advertising Standards Agency over "unhealthily thin" models in an advert?
The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) branded Deeside-based Iceland "irresponsible" after the ads were sent to homes in October last year and to a primary school in November.
Clear Channel said this particular advert had been sent to the Advertising Standards Agency for a "pre-vetting" process which the advert had passed.
CALVIN Harris and his record label, Sony, have been rapped by the Advertising Standards Agency for a "misleading" advert for his album, 18 Months.
Amazon.co.uk drew the wrath of the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) for an advert by UK firm Smellyourmum.com.
The Advertising Standards Agency has already received several dozen complaints basically calling it one of the most sexist ads ever made and insulting to both women and men.
THE Advertising Standards Agency hasbanned Paddy Power'sadvertdepicting transgenderpeople,whichwasshown in February to promote ladies' day at Cheltenham.
So three cheers for members of the Advertising Standards Agency who have had the courage of their own - and I suspect a silent majority of other people's - convictions and banned a Phones 4 U ad featuring a winking Jesus.
London, July 27 (ANI): The L'Oreal advert of actress Julia Roberts has been banned by the Advertising Standards Agency over complaints that it was airbrushed in order to mislead.
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