Judge Quashes SBC's 'Funny' DSL Ads

Haugsted, Linda
October 2001
Multichannel News;10/22/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 43, p6
Evaluates the advertising ads for the SBC Communications Inc in United States. Wrong depiction of the ads; Development of 2-day hearing to take testimony of the allegations; Issuance of notice of apparent liability for submission of incorrect information.


Related Articles

  • SBC Lends Zany Touch To Directory Info Pitch. Wasserman, Todd; Hill, J. Dee // Brandweek;08/21/2000, Vol. 41 Issue 33, p8 

    Deals with the television campaign created for SBC Communications in 2000. Campaign budget; Description of the campaign.

  • SBC Communications' data campaign mystifying.  // B to B;04/10/2000, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p14 

    Focuses on the advertising campaign of SBC Communications Inc. Confusion about an advertisement which seems to be promoting the company's broadband development services; Development of the campaigns by Rodgers Townsend.

  • SBC Chooses Merkley Over Roster Shop Goodby. McMains, Andrew; Norton, Justin M. // Adweek Eastern Edition;5/20/2009, Vol. 43 Issue 21, p5 

    Reports on the corporate campaign of SBC Communications Inc. in New York. Cost of corporate-image advertising; Selection of advertising agency Merkley Newman Harty and Partners to work on the campaign; Features of the commercials.

  • Happily ever after.  // Advertising Age;6/1/1998, Vol. 69 Issue 22, p12 

    Presents images from the television advertising campaign for Southwestern Bell Wireless. Details of the advertising campaign, which was created by GSD&M.

  • SBC Picks Merkley Over Goodby. McMains, Andrew; Norton, Justin M. // Adweek Southeast Edition;5/20/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 21, p44 

    Reports on the major corporate campaign for SBC Communications as of May 2002. Advertising agency chosen by SBC for the work; Estimated amount spent by SBC for the campaign; Features of the advertisements.

  • SBC Calls Out Rivals In Yellow Pages Ads. Wasserman, Todd // Brandweek;2/28/2005, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p17 

    Focuses the television advertisement of SBC for its "Yellow Pages" telephone directory in the U.S. as of February 2005. Director and producer of the advertisement; Details of the television advertisements; Reason behind the decision of SBC to have a television campaign for "Yellow Pages." ...

  • Agency Update. Wilcha, Kristin // SHOOT;2/18/2005, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p4 

    Presents updates on advertising agencies in the U.S. as of February 2005. Appointment of Greg Hahn as creative director of BBDO New York; Launch of Carat Entertainment by media buying firm Carat; Decision of SBC Communications to transfer its corporate image work.

  • 2 Shops to Vie for Telecom Giant. Siebert, T.W. // Adweek Southeast Edition;07/10/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p3 

    Reports the advertising review launched by telecommunication companies, BellSouth and SBC Communications in July 2000. Agencies competing for the account; Implication of the BellSouth-SBC Communications merger for the telecommunication industry; Account received by GSD&M from SBC.

  • Overloading the Lines of Telecommunications. Janoff, Barry // Brandweek;6/30/2003, Vol. 44 Issue 26, p30 

    Features the television advertisement of telecommunications conglomerate SBC. Focus of the advertisements.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics