Direct Selling Self-Regulation Council

DSSRC Case Decisions and Administrative Closures

Case Decisions

DSSRC Administrative Closure #187

The Direct Selling Self-Regulatory Council (“DSSRC”) contacted a direct selling company (the “Company”) regarding one YouTube video. DSSRC was concerned that the video, which was recorded and uploaded in Hungarian, made claims that the Company’s products are effective in the treatment of COVID-19.

The Company responded to DSSRC’s concerns in a matter of hours. The video was removed shortly thereafter.

 As a result of the Company’s immediate, good faith actions to address DSSRC’s concerns, DSSRC administratively closed this inquiry.

 

(closed on 8/2/2021) 

 

 

 

 

Administrative Closure Summaries

 

DSSRC Administrative Closure #187

The Direct Selling Self-Regulatory Council (“DSSRC”) contacted a direct selling company (the “Company”) regarding one YouTube video. DSSRC was concerned that the video, which was recorded and uploaded in Hungarian, made claims that the Company’s products are effective in the treatment of COVID-19.

The Company responded to DSSRC’s concerns in a matter of hours. The video was removed shortly thereafter.

 As a result of the Company’s immediate, good faith actions to address DSSRC’s concerns, DSSRC administratively closed this inquiry.

 

(closed on 8/2/2021) 

DSSRC Administrative Closure #187

The Direct Selling Self-Regulatory Council (“DSSRC”) contacted a direct selling company (the “Company”) regarding one YouTube video. DSSRC was concerned that the video, which was recorded and uploaded in Hungarian, made claims that the Company’s products are effective in the treatment of COVID-19.

The Company responded to DSSRC’s concerns in a matter of hours. The video was removed shortly thereafter.

 As a result of the Company’s immediate, good faith actions to address DSSRC’s concerns, DSSRC administratively closed this inquiry.

 

(closed on 8/2/2021)