Go to www.ecompany.com for marketing and advertising industry regulations. Provides policy and dot.com disclosure information, advertising law and resource centres. Links to extensive international business directories, law and government sites.
www.retailindustry.about.com resource for advertising and marketing legal issues and regulations. Rulings, advice and legal issues related to online marketing and advertising. Lots of Federal Trade Commission information.
www.ftc.gov is the federal agency regulating all advertising, excluding prescription drugs and medical devices. FTC ensures that advertisements are truthful and not misleading for consumers.
Health law information www.hin.com including than 50 of the nation's leading healthcare publications in managed care, hospital and health system management, clinical care and outcomes and the healthcare industry.
Advertising Standards Canada www.canad.com is a national industry association that sets codes and guidelines to ensure the integrity of advertising through industry self-regulation. Its members include advertisers, agencies, media organizations and suppliers to the advertising sector.
Canadian PAAB Code of Advertising Acceptance www.paab.ca currently includes advertising of prescription and OTC products to health professionals in all media, and provides advisory comments on direct-to-consumer materials for prescription drugs Ensures that advertising of prescription drugs is accurate and evidence-based.