FTC Targets Acai Seller

    Kevin Thompson is an MLM attorney, proud husband, father of four and a founding member of Thompson Burton PLLC. Named as one of the top 25 most influential people in direct sales, Kevin Thompson has extensive experience to help entrepreneurs launch their businesses on secure legal footing. Recently featured on Bloomberg TV and several national publications, Thompson is a thought-leader in the industry.

    The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint to stop LeanSpa, a weight loss company that has allegedly used fake news websites from affiliate marketers to promote its acai products.  LeanSpa parties apparently used affiliate marketers to drive interest to their program.  Allegedly, the affiliates used “fake news sites” to fein credibility about the products […]

    MLM Training and the Importance of Competency

      Kevin Thompson is an MLM attorney, proud husband, father of four and a founding member of Thompson Burton PLLC. Named as one of the top 25 most influential people in direct sales, Kevin Thompson has extensive experience to help entrepreneurs launch their businesses on secure legal footing. Recently featured on Bloomberg TV and several national publications, Thompson is a thought-leader in the industry.

      ome companies allow high level distributors to create training programs for their downlines. These are referred to as “tool companies.” I was baptized in the industry representing Orrin Woodward’s tool company, Team, when he was affiliated with Amway and subsequently MonaVie. These training programs are designed to offer plug-and-play solutions for new distributors…distributors are given the choice of plugging into the training program and receiving the tools necessary to build profitable businesses.