• China Imposes Largest Fine to Date for False Advertising
  • May 12, 2015 | Authors: Jonathan Edge; Kenneth Wiener
  • Law Firm: Goodmans LLP - Toronto - Toronto Office
  • Chinese authorities have imposed a fine of approximately $1 million US on consumer goods giant Proctor & Gamble (P&G) for false advertising. The penalty is the largest-ever fine for false advertising in China and demonstrates a desire by Chinese authorities to improve enforcement of consumer protection laws.