SEC Probes Payments To Ex-Natural Health Directors

Law360, New York (August 14, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has opened an informal inquiry into payments received by a former president and a former director at Natural Health Trends Corp.

Natural Health, which markets personal care and nutritional supplement products, said in its filing with the SEC on Friday that the Commission was taking a closer look into an independent investigation last November that revealed an entity controlled by the two directors had accepted payments from an independent distributor of the company’s products since 2001.

Mark Woodburn, Natural Health’s...
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