Cure Encapsulations, Inc.

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Federal Trade Commission, Plaintiff, v. Cure Encapsulations, Inc., a corporation, and Naftula Jacobowitz, also known as Nat Jacobs and Nate Jacobs, Defendants.
FTC Matter/File Number:

172 3113

Civil Action Number:

1:19-cv-00982

Enforcement Type:

Federal Injunctions

Federal Court:
Eastern District of New York

Case Summary

The FTC today announced its first case challenging a marketer’s use of fake paid reviews on an independent retail website. In settling the agency’s complaint, Cure Encapsulations, Inc. and its owner, Naftula Jacobowitz, resolved allegations that they made false and unsubstantiated claims for their garcinia cambogia weight-loss supplement and that they paid a third-party website to write and post fake reviews on Amazon.com.