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NAD Finds Cox Communications’ Reliability Claims for its Cable Television Service Supported, Following Challenge by AT&T

NAD has found that Cox Communications, Inc.’s television commercial comparing its cable television service to DIRECTV service does not reasonably convey the challenged implied claim that “DIRECTV does not work in bad weather and is highly unreliable,” and determined that the express claims therein are supported. Cox’s commercial was challenged by AT&T Services, Inc., provider of the competing DIRECTV satellite television service.

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NAD Recommends P&G Discontinue “2X Strength Per Caplet” Claim for Pepto Bismol Ultra, Following Challenge by GSK

NAD has recommended that The Procter & Gamble Company discontinue its “2X Strength per ounce,” “2X Strength per caplet,” and “Ultra Coat” claims for Pepto Bismol Ultra, following a challenge by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, the maker of competing TUMS antacid products. NAD did not, however, find any basis to recommend a name change for the Pepto Bismol Ultra product.

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NAD Recommends Hatfield Discontinue Animal Welfare Claim for its Pork Products Following NAD Challenge

NAD has recommended that Clemens Food Group LLC / Hatfield Quality Meats discontinue the claim “Ethically Raised by Family Farmers Committed to a Higher Standard of Care, Governed by Third Party Animal Welfare Audits” on product packaging for Hatfield pork products.

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NAD Recommends Cox Communications Modify or Discontinue Certain Comparative Performance Claims for its 1 Gbps and 300 Mbps Internet Service

NAD has recommended that Cox Communications, Inc. modify or discontinue certain comparative performance claims for its 1 Gbps and 300 Mbps internet service in two video commercials, following a challenge by AT&T Services, Inc.

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NAD Finds Perdue Farms’ Artwork and “Raised Cage Free” Advertising Claims for its Non-Organic Fresh Chicken Product Line Not Misleading

NAD has concluded that claims made on product packaging, in online advertising, and television commercials for Perdue Farms, Inc.’s Perdue brand non-organic fresh chicken product line do not reasonably convey misleading implied claims about the conditions under which Perdue’s chickens are raised. The claims were challenged by Tyson Foods, Inc.

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