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#Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland

# advertising-standards-authority-for-ireland - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Influenced: ASAI records spike in complaints about health and beauty ads
# Advertising Standards
# Advertising Standards

Influenced: ASAI records spike in complaints about health and beauty ads

Apr 29th 2020, 12:51 PM 19,387 Views 12 Comments

The sector received the most amount of complaints last year.

# advertising-standards-authority-for-ireland - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Complaints claiming Paddy Power advert was 'anti-English', 'offensive' and 'racist' upheld
# Paddy Power
# Paddy Power

Complaints claiming Paddy Power advert was 'anti-English', 'offensive' and 'racist' upheld

Nov 26th 2019, 12:04 PM 47,281 Views 52 Comments

The advertisement in question ran as part of a Paddy Power branded Six Nations Campaign.

# advertising-standards-authority-for-ireland - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Watchdog to review use of term 'unlimited' in phone plan advertising
# Ads
# Ads

Watchdog to review use of term 'unlimited' in phone plan advertising

Aug 20th 2019, 1:47 PM 12,216 Views 34 Comments

The ASAI said new guidelines will help to ensure certain marketing terms are not misleading to consumers.

# advertising-standards-authority-for-ireland - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Complaint partially upheld about 'Despicable Me' Sky ad
# Broadband
# Broadband

Complaint partially upheld about 'Despicable Me' Sky ad

Mar 6th 2018, 1:24 PM 34,290 Views 30 Comments

The ASAI also upheld a complaint against Lidl in relation to a competition it ran.

# advertising-standards-authority-for-ireland - Friday 5 May, 2017

Complaint upheld after man is surprised Lidl jumper is only 3% cashmere
# Fine Knit
# Fine Knit

Complaint upheld after man is surprised Lidl jumper is only 3% cashmere

May 5th 2017, 6:10 AM 56,126 Views 32 Comments

The “classic and elegant” jumper cost €16.99.

# advertising-standards-authority-for-ireland - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Lidl is in trouble for advertising 'fresh' fish which actually came from Namibia
# Something Fishy
# Something Fishy

Lidl is in trouble for advertising 'fresh' fish which actually came from Namibia

Feb 22nd 2017, 6:01 AM 40,174 Views 63 Comments

The complaint related to Lidl’s InisMara brand of fish products.

# advertising-standards-authority-for-ireland - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Newbridge ad deemed too sexy (not the Ronan O'Gara one)
# Mad Men
# Mad Men

Newbridge ad deemed too sexy (not the Ronan O'Gara one)

Sep 23rd 2014, 2:34 PM 33,287 Views 34 Comments

The advertisement was deemed ‘overtly sexual in nature’ and ‘provocative’ by the ASAI.

# advertising-standards-authority-for-ireland - Monday 30 June, 2014

Ads in breach: Small print from Three, bad coverage from eMobile, indecency from The Wright Venue
# Bad Men
# Bad Men

Ads in breach: Small print from Three, bad coverage from eMobile, indecency from The Wright Venue

Jun 30th 2014, 2:23 PM 19,159 Views 13 Comments

In its latest update, the ASAI found 14 ads did not comply with their code.