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Organisation of self-regulation

Name:
Deutscher Werberat
Based in:
Berlin
Type of organisation:
Association of companies
Geographical scope:
Germany
Content-related scope:
advertisement
Related areas:
consumer rights,
freedom of information,
personality rights,
youth protection

The German Advertising Standards Council (Deutscher Werberat - DW) deals with issues of taste and decency of advertisements on TV. Main activities of the DW are

  • Copy advice / pre-clearance
  • Monitoring
  • Complaints handling
  • Appeals
  • Sanctions
The German Advertising Standards Council was established in 1972.

Get more information from this website:
http://www.werberat.de


Available on the website since January 14, 2009