ASA loses weight debate

12 May 2016 - 08:51
By KATHARINE CHILD

If you don't believe the claims Herbex makes about weight loss, don't bother complaining to the Advertising Standards Authority. A Johannesburg High Court judgment has interdicted the ASA from ruling on Herbex adverts because it does not belong to the organisation and is not compelled to belong to it as membership is voluntary.

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