The 50s: The Barring Of Misleading Advertising

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he 50s brought change. It brought a completely new nation with a new advertising mindset that shifted their goals to match the American way. Coca Cola got involved in German elections creating slogans and things were generally beginning to start anew with an American backbone. But the now ancient UWG law was still active.The “UWG” in reality had just two sections: the barring of misleading ads (Article 3, UWG) and the barring of infringement of ethical values by ads. Article 3, which was the barring of misleading ads, did not mention the definition or how to conclude if something is misleading. In turn, courts came up with decisions from their own biases, and in more questionable instances acquired separate authority. It was pre conceived that
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