ASRC Press Releases

NAD Refers Claims Made by New Nordic to FTC Following Compliance Review

NAD has referred to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) advertising claims made by New Nordic U.S.A., Inc. for its Skin Care Collagen Filler dietary supplement. The referral follows a review of the advertiser’s compliance with a previous NAD decision.

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NAD Recommends Rust-Oleum Discontinue ‘2x’ Coverage Claims for ‘Painter’s Touch Ultra Cover 2X Spray Paint,’ Change Product Name; Company to Appeal

NAD has recommended that Rust-Oleum Corporation discontinue claims that state or suggest its “Painter’s Touch Ultra Cover 2X Spray Paint” provides twice as much coverage as competing spray paint products and change the product name. Rust-Oleum said it will appeal NAD’s adverse finding to the National Advertising Review Board (NARB).

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CARU Recommends Moose Toys Modify Ad for ‘Beados’ to Better Disclose Products Included with Initial Purchase, Drying Time; Company Agrees to Do So

CARU has recommended that Moose Toys, maker of “Beados” crafting products, modify broadcast advertising for the products to better disclose what is available with an initial purchase and project drying time.

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CARU Recommends Rovio Modify Privacy Policy to Better Disclose Actual Practices, Company Said It Will Do So

CARU has recommended that Rovio, developer of The Star Wars Angry Birds App I and II and Angry Birds Rio App, modify its privacy policy to better disclose the company’s actual privacy practices. The company said it will do so.

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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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