The advertisers listed below are in breach of the CAP Code for making misleading claims for their products/ services in relation to coronavirus/Covid-19. The advertisers were contacted by the CAP Compliance team but failed to implement changes within the given timeframe. Advertisers who continue to flout the rules risk swift escalation of sanctions, and referral to our legal backstop, Trading Standards.

Advertiser name and trading style Product/service When or where it was seen Status
Dummy advertiser 1 Thinguhmabob 34 Octember 2023 Referred to Boris Johnson
NotACompany.com Widgets On't telly Under intense scrutiny
Thirdrow 100% guaranteed virus cures At the homeopath shop Laughed out of court