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CNMC to investigate Mediaset, Atresmedia over advertorials

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Spain's communications regulator CNMC has announced four investigations into the use of advertorials by the broadcasters Mediaset Spain and Atresmedia. The companies could each face fines of EUR 100,000 to EUR 500,000 for breaches of Spain's Audiovisual Act after the CNMC accused both of having exceeded the time limits for broadcasting advertisements and teleshopping-style advertorials during programmes. The investigations will take a maximum of six months and refer to adverts broadcast on Mediaset's channels Telecinco, Cuatro, FDF, Divinity and Energy, and on Atresemedia's channels La Sexta,

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