Events

National Partner Outside Counsel Committee Meeting

Join legal experts from other elite law firms to shape processes and guidelines for self-regulatory and dispute resolution programs including the National Advertising Division (NAD), the Children’s Advertising Review Unit (CARU), and the Children's Food and Beverage Advertising Initiative (CFBAI). Please note: This meeting is only open to current BBB National Programs National Partner law firms.
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November 30 2022 Virtual
National Partners

National Partner National Advertising In-House Counsel Committee Meeting

Provide feedback and guidance to the National Advertising Division (NAD) and National Advertising Review Board (NARB), including input on current processes and recommendations on improvement to the NAD and NARB programs and the advertising challenge process. Please note: This meeting is only open to current BBB National Programs National Partners.
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November 29 2022 Virtual
National Partners

Let's Talk About... Kids & Contests

Contest and sweepstakes promotions can be exciting for kids and effective for brands; however, designing them in the kids’ space to comply with relevant privacy and advertising laws and best practices can be tricky. To help marketers maximize engagement while ensuring their child-directed contests are in compliance with advertising and privacy legal obligations, the Children’s Advertising Review Unit (CARU) presents Let's Talk About... Kids & Contests, a 30-minute webinar focused on helping companies identify common contest mistakes and how to correct them. This event is only open to CARU Supporters.
October 06 2022 Virtual
CARU

NAD 2022 Annual Conference

Register today for the National Advertising Division (NAD) annual conference, NAD 2022, which will focus on the evolving nature of the intangible contract that exists between brands and consumers. The agenda includes sessions addressing hot topics in advertising law including environmental sustainability, advertising issues raised by the metaverse and e-commerce as well as practical advice on the day-to-day issues that an increasingly competitive environment can raise.
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September 19-20 2022 Washington, DC
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Direct Selling Summit: Building Brand Trust

The annual Direct Selling Summit is an educational event designed to provide direct selling industry business leaders, legal and advertising professionals, and salesforce members with insider knowledge on how to increase brand trust through a truthful, transparent approach to marketing and advertising campaigns. The 2022 Direct Selling Summit, a half-day virtual event taking place on July 27, 2022, provides attendees with an exclusive inside look at how social media and digital advertising is monitored for truth and transparency.
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July 27 2022 Virtual
Direct Selling Self-Regulatory Council

CARU 2022 Annual Conference

The simple reality is that kids live online. What is much less simple is finding the right recipe of regulation and standards to protect them in that dynamic environment. As algorithms and platforms rapidly change in response to this monumental challenge, advertisers and privacy experts are working overtime to keep up. Through our line-up of expert speakers and panelists, attendees will gain exclusive insight into how CARU's Advertising Guidelines are being enforced, the regulatory focus of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), and discuss best practices for tackling the challenges facing advertisers, marketers, developers, and legal professionals in the children’s space today.
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May 10-11 2022 Virtual
CARU Children's Advertising Review Unit NAD National Advertising Division

PrivacyCollective 2021

Register now for this year’s PrivacyCollective, where attendees will discuss whether AI can build consumer trust, ethical design and human-first privacy, and explore today's pressing privacy challenges. Our roundtable discussions embrace the Chatham House Rule to encourage open dialogue about the challenges we face interpreting and implementing new privacy practices while pivoting compliance operations to reflect these unprecedented times.
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December 01 2021 Virtual
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Kidvertising 101

Kidvertising 101 is a one-day workshop providing attendees with hands-on education. This year the event is dedicated to the new Children’s Advertising Review Unit (CARU) Advertising Guidelines, recently discussed at the CARU 2021 annual conference. These guidelines apply to all child-directed advertising and marketing and go into effect on January 1, 2022.
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October 13 2021 Virtual
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NAD 2021 Annual Conference

Register for NAD 2021 to celebrate 50 years of advertising industry self-regulation and high standards of truth and accuracy in national advertising. Industry, government, agency, and legal professional thought leaders will discuss the critical trust and technology challenges facing the advertising industry today and share practical advice on the day-to-day issues that new and evolving platforms and an increasingly competitive environment can raise.
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September 29- October 01 2021 Virtual
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Direct Selling Summit: Increasing Consumer Trust

In the midst of a dynamic year in the direct selling industry, business leaders, advertising experts, and salesforce members will convene at the Direct Selling Summit to discuss the biggest advertising and marketing challenges faced by direct selling companies and their salesforce members over the last year. Attendees will learn critical tips and best practices for building brand strength, increasing consumer trust, and staying compliant in the year ahead.
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July 27 2021 Virtual
Direct Selling Self-Regulatory Council

CARU 2021 Annual Conference

The CARU 2021 Virtual Conference, hosted by BBB National Programs’ Children’s Advertising Review Unit (CARU), convenes child-directed advertising and children’s privacy experts to help you learn how to remain agile in this evolving landscape to protect children under 13. Through the conference’s line-up of expert speakers and panelists, attendees will gain a deep understanding of the challenges facing advertisers and marketers, developers, and legal professionals as you strive to protect children in the digital landscape.
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June 08-09 2021 Virtual
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Honest Ads: 50 Years of Advertising Industry Self-Regulation

On May 18, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the advertising industry’s system of self-regulation, join the founders of what former Federal Trade Commission Chairman Robert Pitofsky calls “the best example of self-regulation that I am aware of in American industry,” for a free virtual event to talk about why this system works, the challenges faced by advertisers and regulators through the years, and the memorable moments in advertising’s history.
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May 18 2021 Virtual
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