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# misleading - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Complaint upheld about Irish blogger's 'misleading' Instagram image
# First Case
# First Case

Complaint upheld about Irish blogger's 'misleading' Instagram image

Jun 26th 2018, 3:24 PM 83,057 Views 53 Comments

Rosie Connolly used a photoshopped image to promote a Rimmel product.

# misleading - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Health and beauty ads attracted the most complaints to the watchdog body last year
# Misleading
# Misleading

Health and beauty ads attracted the most complaints to the watchdog body last year

Apr 29th 2018, 6:15 AM 11,032 Views 4 Comments

The total number of complaints increased nearly 60% last year.

# misleading - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Argos was offering these six items at half price, although they weren't actually available
# Not On
# Not On

Argos was offering these six items at half price, although they weren't actually available

Sep 23rd 2015, 6:10 AM 51,876 Views 61 Comments

The Advertising Standards Association of Ireland (ASAI) upheld a complaint made about the issue.

# misleading - Thursday 20 August, 2015

'An outrageous slur' - Charlie Austin takes to Twitter to hit back at West Ham owner
# Misleading
From The42
# Misleading

'An outrageous slur' - Charlie Austin takes to Twitter to hit back at West Ham owner

Aug 20th 2015, 8:21 PM 7,657 Views 20 Comments

QPR’s striker isn’t happy with comments made by David Sullivan about his fitness.

# misleading - Thursday 18 June, 2015

This personal trainer just proved how bogus 'before and after' selfies can be
# Misleading
From The Daily Edge
# Misleading

This personal trainer just proved how bogus 'before and after' selfies can be

Jun 18th 2015, 1:45 PM 13,232 Views 9 Comments

Fitspo? Not so much.

# misleading - Monday 4 May, 2015

Joan Burton says the No posters about surrogacy are 'sad and demeaning'
# Misleading
# Misleading

Joan Burton says the No posters about surrogacy are 'sad and demeaning'

May 4th 2015, 8:50 PM 21,442 Views 228 Comments

Ex-Justice Minister Alan Shatter said children are being used as weapons.

# misleading - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

'Desperate people are being sucked into this': Controversial property trust criticised
# Freemen On The Land
# Freemen On The Land

'Desperate people are being sucked into this': Controversial property trust criticised

Nov 27th 2013, 1:38 PM 15,173 Views 66 Comments

The Dáil has heard that there have been over 500 applications to the State property registration body for the acknowledgement of ‘freeman on the land’.

# misleading - Thursday 19 September, 2013

London women's centre advert that appeals to 'Irish visitors' is misleading
# Advertising
# Advertising

London women's centre advert that appeals to 'Irish visitors' is misleading

Sep 19th 2013, 3:36 PM 14,362 Views 31 Comments

The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority has pulled an advert for a London clinic as it gives the impression it’s an abortion clinic.

# misleading - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Airtricity’s parent company fined €12.5 million for misleading customers
# Fine
# Fine

Airtricity’s parent company fined €12.5 million for misleading customers

Apr 3rd 2013, 3:32 PM 12,708 Views 50 Comments

The fine was imposed after customers in the UK were given misleading information which made the company appear cheaper than competitors.

# misleading - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

EU law to change to guard against 'predatory' directory ad scams
# Scam
# Scam

EU law to change to guard against 'predatory' directory ad scams

Nov 27th 2012, 8:38 PM 4,513 Views 5 Comments

Small business owner are targeted by companies presenting misleading ad contracts and charging up to €5k a year.

# misleading - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Sample DNA testing of pigmeat begins
# Farming
# Farming

Sample DNA testing of pigmeat begins

Sep 6th 2012, 11:14 AM 3,448 Views 7 Comments

The testing is to expose misleading labelling of meat, the Irish Farmers’ Association has said.

# misleading - Monday 18 June, 2012

'Incorrect and inconsistent': Food businesses criticised over allergen controls
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

'Incorrect and inconsistent': Food businesses criticised over allergen controls

Jun 18th 2012, 5:36 PM 4,072 Views 8 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has said that manufacturers of food in Ireland need to strengthen their allergen labelling and control policies.

# misleading - Friday 7 October, 2011

Tesco 'greatly regrets' misleading prices on products
# Tesco
# Tesco

Tesco 'greatly regrets' misleading prices on products

Oct 7th 2011, 3:23 PM 2,013 Views 19 Comments

The company was fined €600 in a case brought by the National Consumer Agency – it says the mistake was a ‘human error’.