Conference of Mice Skirts “Tray” Deception

Reports of mice losing lives or limbs in what are called “mouse trays” containing delicious food had increased to alarming levels. It became the subject of intense controversy, leading to a conference of concerned mice. The mice have been told by other...

The Futility of Private MLM Lawsuits and FTC “Cases”

This past week, a civil lawsuit in the name of consumers harmed by MLMs lost in court. That suit charged deception by the most famous of all MLM promoters, Donald Trump, over a 10-year span, documented on national television, multiple speaking engagements and online...

FTC JOINS MLM’S “LEGIONS OF LOSERS”

Under the subtitle “Legions of Losers”, the first chapter of PONZINOMICS begins: “Those who encounter enterprises such as Amway, Nu Skin, Mary Kay, Avon, Usana, and hundreds of others, have a universal experience: loss. The failure of millions each year is...

What MLM Is, and What To Do About It

by Robert L. FitzPatrick #1: MLM Is Not “Business”; MLM Is Not “Direct Selling” MLM contracts are never voluntary. Necessary information is always withheld. A fair exchange of value does not occur. The MLM financial proposition is inherently deceptive and harmful....