It’s no secret that advertising is regulated by law. The ubiquitous advertising calls to buy this or that product must comply with the strict articles of the Advertising Law, the Consumer Rights Act, and a number of other legislative acts.
And, as you know, all over the world good lawyers can turn any laws to the benefit of their company. They find loopholes that allow consumers to convey scandalous and ambiguous advertising and thereby stand out among competitors. But basically in laws all the frameworks and prohibitions are set more or less clearly. Not prohibited – it means allowed.
However, there is another area in the advertising industry in which the question of what is possible or not in advertising is more vague than in legislation. Continue reading