The new International Council on Ad Self-Regulation, ICAS is launched, under the Chairmanship of José Domingo Gómez Castallo (Autocontrol). ICAS is now a full-fledged structure bringing together members from across the globe and extending to the United Stated with the U.S. Advertising Self-Regulatory Council.
Launch of new EASA website.
EU Commission recognises the role and effectiveness of advertising self-regulation in the Report on Cosmetics Regulation.
EU studies for REFIT and Impact assessment of AVMSD recognise the role and effectiveness of advertising self-regulation.
Reference to effective SR and CR expanded in Commission proposal on AVMSD.