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Melaleuca wins two victories in Idaho courts
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Posted 10:37 PM Mon 11 January 2010

by louabbott on January 9, 2010

Last week marked a very successful week for Melaleuca in the legal arena:

First and foremost, Melaleuca was granted a TRO (temporary restraining order) against Max International. The conclusion of the rather remarkable order from the United States District Court for the District of Idaho reads this way:

The Court finds that the plaintiff has met its burden for a TRO and preliminary injunction by demonstrating the likelihood that it will succeed on the merits, the irreparable harm it will incur, and that the balance of the inequities and the public interest tip sharply in its favor. Accordingly, Plaintiff’s Motion for TRO and Preliminary Injunction is hereby Granted. Furthermore, Defendant Max International is hereby ENJOINED from accepting as Max business associates, former Marketing Executives of Melaleuca who are in the downlines of any current Max associate who is currently or has been in the last twelve months a Melaleuca Marketing Executive. It is further ORDERED that for any Max business associate proposed to be accepted in the downlines of Rick or Natalie Foeller, Gwen or Ledell Miles, Chuck or Cheryl Alimena, and Raymond and Laurie Agren, Defendant Max shall obtain a certification from that proposed business associate stating the associate has not been a Melaleuca Marketing Executive in the previous twelve months and was not solicited directly or indirectly by any of the above named individuals or by any other person who has been a Melaleuca Marketing Executive with the previous twelve-month period.

Also, according to ktvb.com in Boise, ID, former VP of Marketing for Melaleuca, Jeff Wasden was ordered to repay over $240,000 to Melaleuca over a breach of a separation agreement that paid Wasden over $300,000. Idaho State Judge for the Seventh District, Judge Greg Moeller, ruled:

A state judge has ordered the former vice president of marketing at Melaleuca Inc. to return more than $240,000 after violating an agreement to not criticize the company president.A state judge late last month ruled Jeff Wasden violated the agreement when he made written statements criticizing company president Frank VanderSloot.

According to a February 2006 agreement, Wasden agreed to receive more than $300,000 in exchange for not saying “anything negative or disparaging about Melaleuca, its policies, philosophies, products or personnel.”

But Wasden sent e-mails, a letter and co-authored a statement to the Idaho Legislature calling VanderSloot hypocritical and managing by fear and intimidation.

Seventh District Judge Greg Moeller rejected Wasden’s argument about the possible validity of his statements to rule that the real issue was Wasden violating the agreement.

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Posted 11:06 AM Tue 12 January 2010
WOW big news! Where did you hear/read this?
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Posted 10:31 PM Wed 13 January 2010

We review tons of RSS feeds daily about MLM related news from around the world. This one came from Lou Abbott's website. He's got some good info: http://bit.ly/4ANWxp

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Posted 2:39 PM Fri 22 January 2010
Thanks!!!
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Posted 8:19 PM Fri 22 January 2010
I was a Executif Director of Melaleuca.. And this puirsue was stupid.. Its my choice to decide on wich company i want.. I switch with Kiss Identity and thats its my choice not Melaleuca... I dont know if Melaleuca will pursuit also Kiss and Acn because lots of executif have been switch with them also.... I think as a person I have the right to change or switch with any mlm I want...

Max International its a great business opportunity. Melaleuca if they want to keep their rep they just need to revised their compensation plan to poor to better,
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Posted 8:31 PM Fri 22 January 2010
It as deeply unfortunate that Melaleuca has decided to use the litigation process to preclude former Melaleuca Marketing Executives from having the freedom to decide where they want to work. I'm With Max International and I realised why all leaders form different company all switch to max..... see by yourself

www.maxgxl.com/27880
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Posted 8:11 PM Mon 25 January 2010
Yes you can switch companies but no you cannot recruit your current team to switch to another company. That is usually a guideline and part of any policy policies with any company.
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Posted 8:12 PM Mon 25 January 2010
And Melaeluca HAS changed their comp plan it's the best I've seen for any business :) you would be impressed.
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Posted 1:49 PM Fri 17 July 2020

Check out this article

Melaleuca Review: A Detailed On The Legit MLM Company

Melaleuca is a Multi level marketing company which provides around 400+ health and wellness related products. It was founded by Frank L VanderSloot in 1985. It operates in almost around 20 countries and generates billions of revenue each year. The company uses a unique nature of operation that is quite distinct and significant from other companies where people can earn by referring customers to Melaleuca.

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Posted 1:50 PM Fri 17 July 2020

Check out this article

Melaleuca Review: A Detailed On The Legit MLM Company

Melaleuca is a Multi level marketing company which provides around 400+ health and wellness related products. It was founded by Frank L VanderSloot in 1985. It operates in almost around 20 countries and generates billions of revenue each year. The company uses a unique nature of operation that is quite distinct and significant from other companies where people can earn by referring customers to Melaleuca.

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Posted 1:51 PM Fri 17 July 2020
Here is a beautiful article on the Melaleuca Review:
https://coinpedia.org/earning-site/melaleuca-reviews/