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CNMC launches new Mediaset Spain ad probe

Wednesday 25 September 2019 | 14:59 CET | News
Spanish communications watchdog CNMC has launched a new proceeding leading to a possible fine against broadcaster Mediaset for allegedly exceeding the regulated airtime for self-promotion, advertising and teleshopping messages. Mediaset was accused of breaching the General Law on Audiovisual Communication in relation to ads and messages broadcast on its channels Cuatro, Telecinco and Divinity from March to May 2019. The company now has 10 days to submit its claims and the probe will last a maximum of 3 months.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset / Telecinco
Countries: Spain
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