Herbal Testosterone Supplement Makers Face RICO Action

Law360, New York (May 16, 2014, 8:31 PM EDT) -- An herbal extract widely touted as a testosterone-boosting silver bullet has been comprehensively discredited, according to a Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act class action filed Thursday in California federal court against the product’s supplier, a slew of oral supplement manufacturers and distributor GNC Corp.

The proposed class action accused Orange County, California-based Gencor Nutrients Inc. of perpetrating a fraud on consumers by manipulating scientific data surrounding the health effects of the herbal extract fenugreek and the commercial form of it that the company produces, Testofen....
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Case Information

Case Title

Michael Bitton v. Gencor Nutrients, Inc. et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization


Manuel L. Real

Date Filed

May 15, 2014

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