July 31st, 2020
June 2020: The district court case was voluntarily dismissed pursuant to the terms of a confidential settlement agreement. December 2019: The appeal was dismissed for lack of jurisdiction. September 2019: The named plaintiffs filed a Notice of Appeal regarding the September 2018 and August 2019 court orders. (Case No. 19-11048, 5th Cir.) August 2019: A
November 5th, 2019
Declarations in court filing read more like a legislative manifesto than remedies that could appropriately be issued by a court.
November 3rd, 2019
FTC complaint also features deceptive health and income claims.
March 8th, 2019
Don’t throw away your prescriptions just yet.
January 7th, 2019
Different name, same inappropriate marketing claims.
November 9th, 2017
Founder, top executives and reality TV star named in lawsuit.
July 26th, 2017
A recap of TINA.org pressuring Nerium to #GetReal
July 17th, 2017
Watch for #NeriumTruth social media campaign exposing company’s inappropriate health and income claims.
May 30th, 2017
Find out where the company is crossing the line when it comes to marketing claims.
June 7th, 2016
A TINA.org investigation has cataloged over 200 instances in which Nerium and/or its distributors have made or referenced unusual earnings claims that lack appropriate legal disclosures. The first 100+ of the examples below were collected by TINA.org during its initial investigation that concluded in June 2016. The second 100+ examples below were collected by TINA.org
June 7th, 2016
A TINA.org investigation has cataloged over 200 instances from 2012 to 2017 in which Nerium distributors have either made or referenced claims that the Nerium product line can treat, cure, alleviate the symptoms of, prevent, or reduce the risk of developing diseases and disorders. The first 100+ of the examples below were collected by TINA.org
June 30th, 2021
MADISON, CONN. June 30, 2021 – Ad watchdog truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org) sent a letter today to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) urging it to initiate a penalty-offense program targeting the direct selling industry and its market-wide practice of utilizing deceptive earnings representations and false health claims. For years TINA.org has taken an active role in holding
December 15th, 2020
TINA.org files brief in critical case concerning FTC authority.
September 14th, 2020
How income claims, even truthful ones, can be deceptive when marketing the MLM business opportunity.
September 4th, 2020
A network marketing coach doesn’t deliver on his (expensive) promises.
August 10th, 2020
TINA.org’s curated list of MLM info and news of note.
July 6th, 2020
Since 1995, the FTC has brought nearly 70 actions over deceptive brain claims.
February 25th, 2020
Researching a company shouldn’t be one-stop shopping.
January 27th, 2020
Latest FTC pyramid action should serve as a warning for the MLM industry.
January 16th, 2020
The largest retailer in the world isn’t just turning a blind eye to the deceptive marketing of these products.