October 22nd, 2019
October 2019: This case was voluntarily dismissed . August 2019: The named plaintiffs moved to voluntarily dismiss this action in order to immediately appeal the July 2019 arbitration order. July 2019: A federal judge ordered the named plaintiffs to arbitrate their claims, finding the arbitration agreement to be valid and enforceable, but indicated that the
October 1st, 2019
September 2019: One of the named plaintiffs (Lemberg) resolved and voluntarily dismissed her claims against the defendants. January 2019: An arbitrator concluded that the plaintiffs cannot arbitrate their claims as a class but that they can arbitrate their individual claims. April 2018: A federal judge concluded that the arbitration provisions within the company’s retailer agreements
May 1st, 2019
MADISON, CONN. April 30, 2019 – LuLaRoe (LLR) distributors are more likely to end up bankrupt than to reach the highest tier in the company’s distributor ranks, according to a new report by truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org). The ad watchdog analyzed bankruptcy records from across the country and found that more than 100 current or former LuLaRoe distributors
April 30th, 2019
LuLaRoe bankruptcies by the numbers
April 30th, 2019
At least 115 current or former LuLaRoe distributors have filed for personal bankruptcy since 2016.
January 14th, 2019
Legging MLM struggles to stay afloat after meteoric rise.
January 30th, 2018
January 2018: The Atkinson, Berry, Haskett, and Rocke cases were voluntarily dismissed. The named plaintiffs in the cases were added to the January 2018 complaint in Lemberg v. LuLaRoe. October/November 2017: Four class-action lawsuits were filed against LuLaRoe for allegedly failing to disclose that it operates an illegal pyramid scheme. The complaints claim that the
November 7th, 2017
Since 2017, LuLaRoe has been hit with multiple lawsuits regarding its business practices. Federal class-action lawsuits allege that LuLaRoe is a pyramid scheme. The Attorney General of Washington filed a lawsuit against LuLaRoe, its founders, and one of its promoters in Washington state court in 2019 alleging that the company is a pyramid scheme. Other
October 27th, 2017
Class action against LuLaRoe includes unknown top distributors as defendants.
October 20th, 2017
Latest class action slams LLR’s “bait-and-switch” return policy.
September 25th, 2017
Company tries to compel blogger to turn over her sources.
September 22nd, 2017
Frustrated distributors react to LulaRoe’s ever changing return policy.
April 12th, 2017
A TINA.org investigation has cataloged over 40 instances in which LuLaRoe and/or its distributors have made or referenced unusual earnings claims that lack appropriate legal disclosures. *TINA.org has shortened the length of some videos in the database in order to pinpoint the income claim(s). *Any posts that have since been taken down are shown below
April 12th, 2017
Achieving financial freedom from this MLM is as hard as finding those unicorn prints.
October 10th, 2019
Former MLM holds onto its DSA membership in the aftermath of $150 million pyramid scheme settlement.
December 27th, 2017
When it came to keeping ads honest in 2017, TINA.org was plenty busy.
December 20th, 2017
Find out which companies and people wound up on TINA.org’s naughty list for 2017.
November 14th, 2017
Pyramid scheme claims against MLM companies on the rise.
January 5th, 2017
2019 •2018 • 2017• 2016 • 2015 • 2014 • 2013 • 2012 “Truth in Advertising: Why Brands are Held to Higher Standards Than Politicians“ Andrew Frank, November 13, 2019 “The FTC is far from the only organization policing false advertising. There’s a longstanding network of nonprofit watchdogs, such as Truthinadvertising.org and the
October 13th, 2015
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