Supplement manufacturers take advertising authority to court

Posted 15 November 2015

The two articles below, highlight Antagolin’s interdict in High Court against the ASA to prevent the ASA from taking action against claims being made for their product. Both are written by the journalist, Elaine Swanepoel: the first, published in Health24, is a translation of the second, published in Die Rapport.

Subsequent to the High Court action, Antagolin (Dr Conrad Smith and Mariaan du Plessis) are now taking the ASA and Dr Harris Steinman to the High Court, demanding over R17 million and R200,000 respectively.


Supplement manufacturers take advertising authority to court


03 November 2015

The South Gauteng High Court has ruled that the Advertising Standards Authority of South Africa may not block AntaGolin advertisements.

In September the Medical Nutritional Institute (MNI) requested an urgent interdict against the Advertising Standards Authority of South Africa (ASA) to prevent it from prohibiting advertisements for their product … Read the rest

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