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NAD Refers Claims for ‘Steuart’s Pain Formula’ to FTC for Further Review

The NAD has referred advertising claims for “Steuart’s Pain Formula,” a product promoted by Steuart’s Laboratory, Inc., to the Federal Trade Commission for further review. The company declined to participate in NAD’s review of its advertising claims.

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Meal Delivery Service Gobble Says it will Discontinue ‘Eco-Friendly’ Advertising Claims for its Packaging

Gobble, Inc., a meal delivery service, has said that it will discontinue “eco-friendly” advertising claims made by the company for its product packaging following an inquiry by the NAD.

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NAD Reviews Two Commercials Promoting Capital One ‘Quicksilver’ Cards; Recommends Advertiser Modify or Discontinue One Following Chase Bank Challenge

The NAD has recommended that Capital One Bank (USA) modify or discontinue one commercial for the company’s Quicksilver cash-back credit card. NAD determined that a second commercial did not convey an implied message about competitors’ cash-back cards and found that neither commercial conveyed an overall message of superiority.

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NAD Refers Claims for Health Energetic Labs’ ‘Growth’ Supplement to FTC for Further Review

NAD has referred advertising claims for “HeightGrowth Plus,” a dietary supplement promoted as “scientifically proven to make you grow taller,” to the Federal Trade Commission for further review. Supplement maker Health Energetic Labs declined to participate in NAD’s review of its advertising claims.

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NAD Recommends T-Mobile Discontinue Certain Claims in ‘Ditch & Switch’ Campaign, Company to Appeal to National Advertising Review Board

NAD has recommended that T-Mobile USA, Inc., discontinue express claims made in its “Ditch and Switch” advertising campaign that state the company will “pay off” “every last cent” customers owe on their devices if customers switch to T-Mobile. T-Mobile has said it will appeal NAD’s decision to the National Advertising Review Board.

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NAD Examines Advertising for Polycarbonate Composite Eyeglass Lenses; Finds Advertiser Can Support Challenged Claims

NAD has determined that Transitions Optical, Inc. and Younger Manufacturing Company, makers of the “Transitions Signature VII Flat Top 28 Polycarbonate Composite Lenses,” can support advertising claims challenged by Vision-Ease Lens Worldwide, the maker of polycarbonate photochromatic lenses under the LifeRx trademark.

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