March 25th, 2015
Final Agreement Bans Deceptive Claims Made by Walmart, Walgreens & Supervalu MADISON, CONN. March 25, 2015 — A federal judge has given final approval to a class-action settlement that permanently changes how glucosamine supplements sold by Walmart, Supervalu, and Walgreens stores across the nation can be labeled. The approval comes after the parties in the lawsuit renegotiated
March 17th, 2015
A class-action lawsuit was filed against Herbalife in 2013 alleging that the company deceptively markets and operates an illegal pyramid scheme, which charges inappropriate shipping and handling fees in order to bolster illegal profits. In October 2014, the parties reached a proposed settlement agreement that would essentially ban the estimated 1.3 million class members from ever
August 19th, 2014
Company tweaks policies as pressure mounts.
May 13th, 2014
Kentucky company agrees to pay $7 million to settle pyramid scheme charges.
April 24th, 2014
TINA.org finds U.S. reforms fall short.
April 24th, 2014
Ad Watchdog TINA.org Says Vemma’s U.S. Reforms Fall Short MADISON, Conn., April 24, 2014 — An analysis by advertising watchdog truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org) has determined that Vemma Nutrition Company’s new compensation plan is not significantly different from one that Italian regulators found to be a pyramid scheme. TINA.org today announced its findings and published an official translation of Italy’s
March 26th, 2014
Ex-Herbalifer brings questionable lead generation tactics to Vemma.
October 22nd, 2013
Coalition sends letter to agency requesting better safeguards.
October 18th, 2013
Why the FTC has not pursued Herbalife.
October 8th, 2013
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September 17th, 2013
Business school dean cautions students and other deans.
May 8th, 2012
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