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NetBet

NetBet Underfire From The ASA TWICE

Every week the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) publish their rulings on various online and offline marketing campaigns following complaints by viewers/readers. Over recent weeks we […]

Head In Hands

Email Error Results In Third ASA Complaint Against Coral

It was only a short while ago that Coral were underfire from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) following complaints about two emails that were sent […]

Coral - ASA

ASA Uphold Two Complaints About Coral Interactive

On Wednesday 7th September the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) published two rulings against Coral Interactive Ltd. In total there were five complaints received about an […]

Ladbrokes - ASA Ruling

Back-To-Back ASA Rulings Against Ladbrokes

It was only just over a week ago that we reported on a slapped wrist for Ladbrokes from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) over an […]

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Ladbrokes Casino In Trouble Over Iron Man 3 Email

For the most part, when it comes to the rulings published by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), we tend to nod our heads in agreement […]

Terms And Conditions

Betway And bwin Feel The ASA Wrath Over T&C’s

Every Wednesday the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) publish their weekly rulings. Over the last few months we have seen numerous gambling companies taken to task […]

Postcode Lottery - ASA

Five Complaints About Postcode Lottery Advert

There have been many adjudications by the Advertising Standards Authority over advertising for gambling whether it’s a lottery, a bingo site or a casino. Usually […]

Coral - ASA

Coral Promoted Tweet Investigated By ASA

More and more often we are seeing complaints to the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) regarding social media posts. These can be tweets or posts on […]

Health Lottery - ASA

Health Lottery Advert Banned By The ASA

All too often gambling adverts come underfire by the Advertising Standards Authority and when reading some rulings, most of which happen months after the offending […]

Paddy Power Cheltenham

ASA Receive 12 Complaints About Paddy Power Ads

When it comes to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) and the complaints received about gambling adverts, usually it’s only one that has triggered an investigation. […]

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Sky Vegas TV Commercial Banned By ASA

On Wednesday 29th June the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) posted a ruling against Bonne Terre Ltd, t/a Sky Vegas. Following a single complaint about one […]

Slots Heaven - ASA

Slots Heaven Complaint Upheld By ASA

Slots Heaven recently had their wrists slapped by the Advertising Standards Agency over an on-site advertisement for their welcome bonus.

Boylesports

Boylesports Crucifixion Advert Banned By ASA

Boylesports clearly tried to mimic the success of the ‘near the knuckle’ marketing of Paddy Power recently and failed miserably only managed to cause offence rather than laughter!

Ladbrokes - ASA Ruling

Ladbrokes Betting Slip Promotion Banned

Two complaints were received about Ladbrokes betting slips by the Advertising Standards Authority after they did not include the significant terms of a promotion.

ASA - Sky Vegas

Sky Vegas Taken To Task By ASA

Sky Vegas have had a virtual slap on the wrist from the ASA following two complaints about a promotion advertised on their web page in January 2016.

Paddy Power And The ASA

Paddy Power Klopp / Wheelchair Poster Complaint Not Upheld

In the rulings released by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) on 13th April 2016, Paddy Power’s name appeared in the list once again. This brand […]

William Hill

William Hill Risk Free Adverts Investigated By ASA

William Hill have recently come under the scrutiny of the Advertising Standards Authority over two on-site adverts from December 2015.

ASA Rules Against Golden Tiger Casino

ASA Roar At Golden Tiger Casino

The Golden Tiger Casino have recently received a slap on the wrist from the Advertising Standards Agency following an email that they distributed.

West Ham team with X Factor's Louisa

Betway Get Free X Factor Advertising

Although the ASA don’t think it is acceptable for a gambling company to tweet about an under 25-year-old football player, it would appear to be completely acceptable for a gambling brand to be shown on prime time TV before the watershed.

Paddy Power banned tv advert

Paddy Power’s Pocket Jostle – More Near The Knuckle Than Five Knuckle

Marketing their new iPhone App has been done brilliantly by Paddy Power, even though we are unlikely to ever see it on television!