Diet Aid Seller Asks 2nd Circ. To Review $1.9M Award

Law360, New York (February 4, 2011, 5:07 PM EST) -- A company sued by the Federal Trade Commission for falsely advertising that a Chinese tea and body patch helped consumers lose weight told the Second Circuit on Friday it should not have been ordered to pay $1.9 million in restitution.

Steven P. Caley of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, representing Bronson Partners LLC, argued before a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit that the agency could not collect restitution because it was entitled to receive only equitable, not monetary, remedies under...
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