TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau Found Guilty Of Making Misleading Weight-Loss Claims In Infomercials – Consumerist

As part of the 2004 deal with the FTC, Trudeau was allowed to use infomercials to sell his books, so long as he didn’t misrepresent what was actually written in those books. But in the years following that settlement, the regulators learned that Trudeau’s latest round of TV spots sold his weight-loss program as an “easy” diet that didn’t require exercise. Problem is, the program actually calls for an hour of walking each day, a 500 calorie/day diet, and prescription injections of hormones found only in pregnant women. Not exactly easy.

via TV Pitchman Kevin Trudeau Found Guilty Of Making Misleading Weight-Loss Claims In Infomercials – Consumerist.

Yes.  YES.

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