Golden Brand Inc

Publication Date
6 October 2017
Case Reference
Track 2
Adjudicated Party
Golden Brand Inc
Service Type
Tribunal's final assessment
Very Serious
4.8.3 (g) Sanctions
4.8.2 (b) Sanctions
Breaches raised
Code 14 4.8.6 (b) Sanctions

An adult video subscription service provided by the Level 2 provider Golden Brand Inc (“the Level 2 provider”) was the subject of a previous Tribunal adjudication on 26 May 2016 (case reference 85964). 

The Executive raised the following potential breach of the PSA Code of Practice (14th Edition): Paragraph 4.8.6(b) – Failure to comply with a sanction

The Tribunal upheld the breach, finding that the Level 2 provider had failed to comply with one of the sanctions imposed by the previous Tribunal, namely a requirement to refund all users of the service. 

The Tribunal imposed a formal reprimand and a prohibition on the provider for a period of 5 years.