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Dextro Energy: “Sugar isn't bad unless you eat too much” Askan Deutsch in an interview with Die Welt

Can ads for dextrose claim health benefits? The European Court of Justice has prohibited this in a final ruling; it feels the ads send mixed signals to consumers who are encouraged by national and European agencies to reduce their sugar intake. Antitrust lawyer Askan Deutsch from FPS's Hamburg office spoke to the newspaper about this decision and the limitations on advertising with health-related information.