Archive for June 2nd, 2014

BULLETIN: Merrill May Be Turning Against Wanzeler

BULLETIN: Merrill May Be Turning Against Wanzeler

BULLETIN: (5th Update 10:06 p.m. EDT U.S.A.) A defense filing by alleged TelexFree co-owner James Merrill may signal a serious divide between Merrill and Carlos Wanzeler, now described by the United States as an international fugitive. At the same time, new defense filings by Merrill say arguments made in bankruptcy court that suggest TelexFree could […]

Appeals Court Agrees with FTC: BurnLounge Was A Pyramid Scheme

Appeals Court Agrees with FTC: BurnLounge Was A Pyramid Scheme

UPDATED 10:12 A.M. EDT (JUNE 3) U.S.A. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit today agreed with both a lower court and the Federal Trade Commission: BurnLounge was a pyramid scheme. Much to the dismay of some MLMers, the case demonstrates that a company that makes some retail sales still can be a […]