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Michael Binetti speaks at The Canadian Institute’s 21st Annual Advertising and Marketing Law Program

taxi-adjustedMichael Binetti and Robert Finta, Associate General Counsel at TELUS, discussed advertising and marketing law remedies in a panel entitled “Can They Really Do That? Process of Challenging a Competitors Ad.”

Issues covered were:

  • Addressing bold advertising statements from competitors
  • Protecting clients’ interests by understanding what it takes to successfully challenge a bogus claim and have regulators intercept
  • Identifying three main routes to challenge a competitor’s ad
  • A detailed guide for challenging advertising claims of direct competitors

 

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