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A service of the advertising industry and the Council of Better Business Bureaus

ASRC Snapshot

The Advertising Self-Regulatory Council (ASRC) establishes the policies and procedures for advertising industry self-regulation, including the National Advertising Division (NAD), Children’s Advertising Review Unit (CARU), National Advertising Review Board (NARB), Electronic Retailing Self-Regulation Program (ERSP) and Online Interest-Based Advertising Accountability Program (Accountability Program.) The self-regulatory system is administered by the Council of Better Business Bureaus.  

Online Archive

 Enter the Online Archive:

ASRC Online Archive Search Quick Reference Guide

The Online Archive is available by subscription. The Archive  includes NAD/CARU/ERSP case reports, as well as NARB panel reports.

This exclusive resource, critical to the advertising industry, is available by subscription. 

ASRC Digests

ASRC Digests feature short summaries of key cases in several industries or topic areas. To access the full text of decisions of the National Advertising Division (NAD), National Advertising Review Board (NARB), Children’s Advertising Review Unit (CARU) and Electronic Retailing Self-Regulation Program, please contact Rey Persaud, rpersaud <at> asrc.bbb.org. The full text of decisions issued by the Online Interest-Based Accountability Program are available above, at the Accountability Program tab.