In September 2017, a false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Herbalife (a multi-level marketing company) and many of its top-earning distributors for, among other things, allegedly running “a predatory scheme” and misrepresenting that individuals who attend live events will “get rich” and are guaranteed a “significant income, a better life style, and even happiness” when, according to plaintiffs, there is no correlation between event attendance and success with Herbalife. To read the complaint, click here
. (Rodgers et al v. Herbalife, LTD. et al
, Case No. 17-cv-23429, S. D. FL.)
For more information about TINA.org’s coverage of Herbalife and TINA.org’s coverage of the company, click here.