Weight Loss Product Maker Light On Facts: Suit

Law360, Washington (January 13, 2012, 5:59 PM EST) -- A customer of Obesity Research Institute LLC, which makes Lipozene and MetaboUp weight loss products, hit the company with a putative class action in California on Thursday accusing it of misleading marketing, the latest such suit in the weight loss industry.

The company advertises Lipozene and its companion product MetaboUp, both sold in pill form, as clinically proven to reduce body fat and weight, when in fact there is no such proof of any of ORI's claims, customer Sean Lauer says. Lauer purchased the products in...
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Case Information

Case Title

Lauer v. Obesity Research Institute, LLC

Case Number



California Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


William Q. Hayes

Date Filed

January 12, 2012

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