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Ad Watchdog Reports Herbalife’s Coronavirus Claims to FTC

April 28th, 2020

MADISON, CONN. April 28, 2020 – ( has filed a complaint against multilevel marketing company Herbalife with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for deceptive claims that Herbalife products can help prevent and treat the coronavirus by boosting the immune system. The ad watchdog is urging the agency to open an inquiry and take immediate

Premier Financial Alliance Pyramid Scheme Claims

January 13th, 2020

January 2020: Plaintiffs filed an amended complaint bringing similar allegations. December 2019: A federal judge denied the defendants’ motion to reconsider the January 2019 order denying arbitration and their motion to transfer the case to a court in Georgia. In the same court order, the judge lifted the stay and gave the plaintiffs until January

Sunrider Pyramid Scheme Claims

December 12th, 2019

December 2019: The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the district court’s decision. June 2018: The named plaintiff filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the May 2018 summary judgment ruling and judgment dismissing the claims. (Case No. 18-55705, 9th Cir.) May 2018: A federal judge granted the company’s motion for summary judgment finding that the


October 22nd, 2019

October 2019: An arbitrator dismissed the arbitration concluding that the arbitration agreement was illusory. Later in the month, a federal judge granted the parties’ motion to lift the stay and reopen the case. September 2018: A federal judge stayed this action and administratively closed the case pending the outcome of arbitration. August 2017: The case

Kyani Pyramid Scheme Claims

May 9th, 2019

May 2019: The appeal in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals was stayed pending a decision from the Idaho state appeals court. January 2019: Plaintiffs in the Idaho case filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the Court’s decision to compel arbitration. December 2018: The Idaho state court granted defendants’ Motion to Compel Arbitration. July 2018:

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