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ASA bans Sky broadband ad for misleading home Wi-Fi signal claims

Thursday 7 March 2019 | 10:55 CET | News
The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld complaints filed by BT and Virgin Media against national press and TV ads used to promote Sky Wi-Fi.

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Countries: United Kingdom
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