Direct Selling Self-Regulation Council

DSSRC Case Decisions and Administrative Closures

Case Decisions

DSSRC Administrative Closure #190

The Direct Selling Self-Regulatory Council (“DSSRC”) contacted a direct selling company (the “Company”) regarding two social media posts disseminated by salesforce members of the Company. DSSRC was concerned that the posts were communicating the message that the Company’s products were effective in the treatment and prevention of COVID-19.

The Company immediately acknowledged and responded to DSSRC’s concerns. The posts were removed immediately thereafter.

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

 

(closed on 8/09/2021)

 

 

 

 

Administrative Closure Summaries

 

DSSRC Administrative Closure #190

The Direct Selling Self-Regulatory Council (“DSSRC”) contacted a direct selling company (the “Company”) regarding two social media posts disseminated by salesforce members of the Company. DSSRC was concerned that the posts were communicating the message that the Company’s products were effective in the treatment and prevention of COVID-19.

The Company immediately acknowledged and responded to DSSRC’s concerns. The posts were removed immediately thereafter.

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

 

(closed on 8/09/2021)

DSSRC Administrative Closure #190

The Direct Selling Self-Regulatory Council (“DSSRC”) contacted a direct selling company (the “Company”) regarding two social media posts disseminated by salesforce members of the Company. DSSRC was concerned that the posts were communicating the message that the Company’s products were effective in the treatment and prevention of COVID-19.

The Company immediately acknowledged and responded to DSSRC’s concerns. The posts were removed immediately thereafter.

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

 

(closed on 8/09/2021)