In September 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against several defendants alleging, among other things, that TelexFree operated a pyramid scheme and deceptively represented that it paid members for placing advertisements for a voice over internet protocol (VoIP) product when, in reality, members were paid to recruit other members. To learn more about the allegations, click here
to read the full complaint. (Dos Santos et al v. TelexElectric, LLLP et al
, Case No. 15-cv-13614, D. AZ.)
For more information about other class-action lawsuits regarding pyramid schemes and TINA.org’s coverage of the issue, click here.