Dutch regulator to take on misleading online reviews

Thursday 25 June 2020 | 11:50 CET | News
Dutch regulator ACM wants to take action against Dutch parties that give and use misleading reviews online. The ACM specified that the parties actively trade in fake reviews, fake likes and fake followers. This damages consumer confidence and causes financial damage to online advertisers.The ACM believes these practices go against its guidelines for online consumer protection.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: ACM
Countries: Netherlands
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