ASRC Press Releases

NAD Recommends SharkNinja Discontinue Certain Claims Challenged by Dyson

NAD has recommended that SharkNinja Operating LLC discontinue certain advertising claims for the company’s Shark Rocket DeluxePro Vacuum. The claims at issue were challenged by Dyson, Inc.

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NAD Recommends 3M Modify, Discontinue Certain Claims for ‘EARfit’ Products Following Honeywell Challenge

NAD has recommended that the 3M Company modify or discontinue certain claims for its hearing protection fit-testing products, the EARfit and EARfit Dual Ear Validation Systems.

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NAD Recommends Reckitt Benckiser Discontinue Certain Germ-Fighting Claims for Lysol Disinfecting Spray, Wipes Products Following Clorox Challenge

The NAD has recommended that Reckitt Benckiser, Inc., discontinue certain claims made in print and television advertising for the company’s Lysol Disinfecting Wipes and Spray products. The claims at issue were challenged by The Clorox Company, maker of Clorox Disinfecting Wipes and Spray products. Reckitt Benckiser said it will appeal NAD’s findings to the National Advertising Review Board (NARB).

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CARU Recommends Wicked Cool Toys Modify TV Ad that Doesn’t Adequately Depict Adult Supervision; Company Agrees to Do So

CARU has recommended that Wicked Cool Toys modify broadcast advertising for the “Girl Scouts Cookie Oven” to depict adult supervision of children using the product. The company has agreed to do so.

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NAD Recommends Comcast Discontinue One Commercial Regarding DirecTV Signal Reliability, But Finds Support for Another

NAD has recommended Comcast Cable Communications, LLC, provider of Xfinity Cable Television Service, discontinue one broadcast spot challenged by satellite television service provider DirecTV, LLC, following NAD’s finding that the commercial conveyed the message that DirecTV’s service doesn’t function during any wet weather.

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NAD Recommends Charter Communications Discontinue Broadcast Spot, Certain Advertising Claims Challenged by DirecTV

NAD has recommended Charter Communications, Inc., discontinue one broadcast commercial and certain advertising claims made in two other broadcast spots that all convey the message that DirecTV LLC’s satellite service doesn’t work when precipitation is present.

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