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Advertisements for Muscle Stimulating Device Misleading, High Court Rules

Advertisements for Muscle Stimulating Device Misleading, High Court Rules

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Public complaints that advertising campaigns are misleading do not go unheeded. A High Court case on point concerned a medical device which was said to achieve numerous therapeutic benefits by electrical stimulation of muscles. After the device was advertised in two national newspapers, a consumer

Removal of Ship Inspector’s Accreditation ‘Deeply Flawed’, Court Rules

Removal of Ship Inspector’s Accreditation ‘Deeply Flawed’, Court Rules

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Many professionals depend for their livelihood on accreditation by industry bodies – but is the relationship between them a contractual one? The High Court addressed that burning issue in awarding substantial damages to a shipping inspector whose accreditation was removed following an unfair disciplinary process.