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|