ASRC Press Releases

NAD Recommends P&G Discontinue Certain Claims for ‘Olay Sensitive Body Wash’ Following Unilever Challenge

The NAD has recommended that The Procter & Gamble Company, the maker of Olay Sensitive Body Wash, discontinue claims that convey the unsupported message that Dove Sensitive Skin Body Wash, a competing product made Unilever United States, Inc., is “harsh.” Further, NAD recommended that P&G modify claims that Dove Sensitive Skin Body Wash can dry one’s skin over time.

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NAD Recommends Virtua Health System Discontinue Challenged Claims for ‘Quad-Sparing’ Knee Replacement Surgery

The NAD has recommended that Virtua Health System discontinue certain advertising claims for the hospital chain’s minimally invasive, “quad-sparing” knee-replacement surgery.

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Viacom International to Review Privacy Policy for Spanish-Language ‘Mundonick’ Following CARU Inquiry

Viacom International Media Networks, operator of the Spanish-language website Mundonick, said it would review the sites privacy policy, following an inquiry from CARU.

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ERSP Refers Advertising for Nick Vertucci Real Estate Academy to FTC After Marketer Declines to Participate in ERSP Inquiry

ERSP will refer direct response advertising for Nick Vertucci Real Estate Academy to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) after the marketer, The Nick Vertucci Companies, Inc., respectfully declined to participate in an ERSP inquiry.

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ERSP Recommends Obesity Research Institute Modify, Discontinue Certain Claims for Lipozene

ERSP has recommended that Obesity Research Institute, LLC, modify or discontinue certain advertising claims for Lipozene, a weight loss supplement.

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NAD Recommends Verizon Better Disclose Basis for Certain Claims following Cablevision Challenge

The NAD has recommended that Verizon Communications, Inc., modify certain advertising claims, including claims that are based on PC Magazine surveys, to better disclose the basis for the claims.

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