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Claire Sng

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Name: Claire Sng
Date registered: 2 June 2015

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  1. UK – new ASA guidance for influencers — 5 October 2018
  2. Prize Promotions – Winner announcement requirement will not be enforced by ASA pending outcome of its GDPR consultation — 19 September 2018
  3. Domain names and WHOIS information in a post-GDPR world (gTLDs update) — 29 June 2018
  4. UK Secondary ticketing continues to be in the spotlight with publication of CMA response — 16 August 2016
  5. A look at the IGRG’s second edition of the Gambling Industry Code for Socially Responsible Advertising — 18 September 2015

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UK – new ASA guidance for influencers

By John Wilks & Claire Sng Background The ASA has this week published new guidance for influencers about how to make their ads clear (see link here “Guidance”). This Guidance follows the ASA’s call for evidence in March 2018. This is a hot topic at the moment with: The European Commission having just published a …

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Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.dlapiper.com/mediaandsport/2018/10/uk-new-asa-guidance-for-influencers/

Prize Promotions – Winner announcement requirement will not be enforced by ASA pending outcome of its GDPR consultation

By Claire Sng and Ella Castle The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has announced it will not enforce the CAP Code rule requiring promoters to publish or make available the name and county of major prize winners, pending the completion of work arising out of its GDPR Consultation (expected to be completed in the autumn). …

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Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.dlapiper.com/mediaandsport/2018/09/prize-promotions-winner-announcement-requirement-will-not-be-enforced-by-asa-pending-outcome-of-its-gdpr-consultation/

Domain names and WHOIS information in a post-GDPR world (gTLDs update)

By Claire Sng and John Wilks   With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) having taken effect across the EU on 25 May 2018, this has meant a big change to the availability of WHOIS data (ie data recording – among other things – the persons who own domain names). See an earlier DLA Piper …

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Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.dlapiper.com/mediaandsport/2018/06/domain-names-and-whois-information-in-a-post-gdpr-world-gtlds-update/

UK Secondary ticketing continues to be in the spotlight with publication of CMA response

The Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) has responded to the review of consumer protection measures that were adopted in relation to secondary ticketing. Share this

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Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.dlapiper.com/mediaandsport/2016/08/uk-secondary-ticketing-continues-to-be-in-the-spotlight-with-publication-of-cma-response/

A look at the IGRG’s second edition of the Gambling Industry Code for Socially Responsible Advertising

By Claire Sng and Xi Chen With the 2015 Rugby World Cup on the horizon and sport at the forefront of our minds, it is interesting to consider the 2nd Edition of the Gambling Industry Code for Socially Responsible Advertising (“Revised Code”), dealing with, amongst other things, the rules relating to the watershed for gambling …

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Permanent link to this article: https://blogs.dlapiper.com/mediaandsport/2015/09/a-look-at-the-igrgs-second-edition-of-the-gambling-industry-code-for-socially-responsible-advertising/