False-advertising claims based on a lack of substantiation
, rather than provable falsehood, are not recognizable under the California consumer-protection laws," Rosenberg said, noting that the court found "the stem cell treatments are at least 'reasonably related' to maintaining or improving the health of a prospective customer and do not constitute 'pure research'.
The district court granted SanMedicas motion to dismiss, reasoning that it was based entirely on allegations that SanMedicas representations lacked substantiation
, for which there is no private cause of action.
POM's advertising failed to point out numerous shortcomings in its claim substantiation
and therefore made itself an easy target for the FTC.
Without the ability to bring suit against supplement makers by simply making the claim that that they don't have substantiation
for their labeling, the burden goes to the plaintiffs in demonstrating that lack of substantiation
requirements for monetary donations of less than $250 remain fairly informal under Sec.
Listed property is subject to special heightened substantiation
Some examples of the types of claims that could possibly be the subject of a substantiation
The same substantiation
requirements apply to excluding from the employee's income the value of the phone as a working condition fringe benefit.
Deutsche Bank (Frankfurt) has implemented the Integrity account substantiation
service from Business Control Solutions (London) for its business in the UK, Europe, Asia and the Americas.
It is given as a statement of fact and that means it must be capable of substantiation
if it is not to break the rules.
According to the company, BCS Integrity improves financial control and reduces operational costs by managing and standardising account reconciliation and substantiation
Our laboratories routinely provide broad based programs in safety and claims substantiation
, including clinical, microbiological, analytical and in-vivo and in-vitro pre-clinical toxicology.
In this paper we explore the effects of advertising substantiation
information on consumers' attribute beliefs and judgments of product quality.
Despite the importance of the substantiation
decision, there are few data on how caseworker judgments influence the substantiation