Areas of Advertising regulation
Deception and unfairness
Advertising to children
Deception and Unfairness
I cure woman ad
Lady clear skin ad-arsenic wafers
Subway foot long is only 11 inches, sub shrinks in oven Head On, doesn’t tell you what is in it. Had a numbing agent that only relieved the pain for a few minutes.
SlimQuick, a lot of caffeine in it
L’Enfant Plaza, Hotel Rooms – Washington, D.C.
Hudson Hotel – NYC, small room
Blue Moon Hotel – Miami, extremely small pool
Mandarin Oriental – Miami, extremely small pool
∙ Low price is higher than regular price
Bounty Paper Towels – documented commercial of how it is better than leading brand
Healthspan – quality supplements for lower prices BMW – Automatic Stability Control, Audi doesn’t
Advertising to Children
Tony the Tiger
Federal Trade Commission (1914)
Federal Communications Commission – regulates TV and advertising
Food & Drug Administration – what you can and cannot put into things
US Postal Service – what can be mailed and what can’t be mailed Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms If you want to learn more check out How do we form macromolecules?
National Advertising Review Board
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State and Local Better Business Bureaus
Advertising Agencies and Associations
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Consumers as Regulatory Agent
∙ Consumer Federation of America
∙ Consumers Union
∙ Commercial Alert
Regulatory Agents in Direct Marketing and E-Commerce Privacy
∙ CAN spam Act
Contest and Sweepstakes
Regulatory Agents in Sales Promotions
Contests and Sweepstakes
Regulatory Agents in Public Relations