Status & Updates
August 27, 2014: The Utah Department of Commerce announces that it is citing Vapex LLC, as well as Sinless Vapor LLC, and OZN Web LLC, for multiple violations of the Utah Consumer Sales Practices Act and the Utah Telephone Fraud Prevention Act, finding, among other things, that the companies engaged in deceptive advertising. The companies are now facing Utah state fines of up to $1.1 million.
July 24, 2014: The FTC sends TINA.org a letter to confirm the receipt of TINA.org’s complaint.
July 8, 2014: In an attempt to contact Vapex, TINA.org sends complaint letters to multiple addresses alerting them to the issues uncovered by TINA.org’s investigation and requesting that the company stop using these deceptive marketing tactics. TINA.org requests action by July 16, 2014 with the plan of filing complaints with the FTC and the Attorney General in Utah if the deadline is not met.