February 16th, 2017
February 2017: The claims against two of the defendants (Fitness & Sports Clubs, LLC and LAF Canada Company) were dismissed . The reasons for the dismissal have not been disclosed. Claims against Fitness International will move forward. January 2017: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Fitness International, Fitness & Sports Clubs, and LAF Canada Company
December 13th, 2016
August 2016: Plaintiffs filed a Motion to Reconsider the July 2016 order. July 2016: A federal judge granted in part and denied in part the gym’s motion to dismiss. The claims based on the gym’s alleged use of misleading cancellation policies in the Membership Agreement will move forward. November 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed
August 3rd, 2016
Olympians stumble out of the gate when it comes to disclosing sponsorships.
July 13th, 2016
The in-store presence of Pokémon prompts TINA.org inquiry about possible marketing agreements.
February 17th, 2016
Agency alleged websites misled students into purchasing “worthless” diplomas.
January 1st, 2016
Is losing weight on your New Year’s resolution list?
May 19th, 2015
FTC and all 50 states join together for first time to end one of the largest charity frauds in history.
February 23rd, 2015
This dietary supplement may be more pain than gain.
February 17th, 2015
Over-the-top weight-loss claims abound in this ad for a dietary supplement powder.
December 30th, 2014
Question this program before it potentially transforms both your body and wallet — in the wrong way.
October 3rd, 2014
William Shatner, Bohemian Rhapsody, and a teddy bear? Perfect.
June 26th, 2014
Myogenix Sports Nutrition’s product claims “measurable results in the gym” but does it live up to the hype?
July 11th, 2013
The FTC is mailing out refunds to consumers who bought and filed valid claims on Skechers toning shoes.
January 10th, 2012
Let’s face it. As a nation, we are getting fatter. In fact, we’re so fat that manufacturers had to widen revolving doors from 10 feet to 12 feet to accommodate us. Obesity, the number two cause of preventable death, is at nearly epidemic levels with 1 in 3 Americans falling into this category, and estimates