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Bodybuilding.com Lays off 90 Employees. See Both Sides Here

Bodybuilding.com Lays off 90 Employees in 2016

A most dramatic year for Bodybuilding.com is coming to a nasty end, as the Idaho-based Internet retailer just laid off 90 workers via email in a “pre-Christmas downsizing”, per the Idaho Statesman[1] and KTB7.[2]

Bodybuilding.com issued the following statement:

“Today […]

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Bodybuilding.com vs. Jim Stoppani: An IP Lawyer’s Analysis

Bodybuilding.com vs. Jim Stoppani IP Lawyer Analysis

A couple weeks ago we wrote an article titled What’s JYM Really Worth? The Numbers You Won’t Believe where we revealed the three-year revenue numbers for JYM prior to the break-up and ensuing Bodybuilding.com vs. Jim Stoppani lawsuit.

Meet Nick, […]

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Jim Stoppani Sued AGAIN. New Class Action Lawsuit

Jim Stoppan Pre-JYM Lawsuit

Update: This case was dismissed, but has already been re-filed. The PDF below shows the new complaint filed on November 26, 2016.

Jim Stoppani has been sued again — This time, a class action complaint regarding the ingredient-based claims in […]

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Recap: Hi-Tech Pharma Sues ALLMAX for Amino Spiking

ALLMAX Nutrition Lawsuit

The supplement industry has been ABLAZE lately with a litany of lawsuits, none more engrossing than the tumultuous JYM vs BB.com saga. But today we take a break from that soap opera to address one of the most serious […]

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ALLMAX Lawsuit – Class Action Filed on HexaPro

In the latest installment on the “amino acid protein spiking” fiasco, it has been made public that a class action lawsuit has been filed against ALLMAX Nutrition, with respect to their HexaPro protein powder.

The file was made […]

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Who Owns JYM? This Email Evidence May Make the Case

Who Owns JYM?

2016 has been one of the most wild years the supplement industry’s seen in recent history, driven by the Jim Stoppani Scandal and later the Bodybuilding.com vs. Jim Stoppani lawsuit (which then led to the Bodybuilding.com vs. GNC lawsuit in […]

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Prime Nutrition Shares Acquired by Jared Wheat

Prime Nutrition Controlling Shares Acquired by Jared Wheat

Controlling shares of Prime Nutrition have been Acquired by Jared Wheat, hereby putting a COMPLETE END to any drama.

It’s been an extremely dramatic few months for Prime Nutrition, but that’s all about to come to a smooth landing […]

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Meet the Man Who REALLY Formulated Pre-JYM

Pre-JYM Formulator

Jim Stoppani claims he formulated it… but a man named Brian Rand has other things to say….

In any industry, there are largely two kinds of people: those who interface with the consumers and media, and those who quietly get […]

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Hi-Tech Pharma Wins L-Arginine ThermoLife Patent Lawsuit

L-Arginine Patent Lawsuit

IT IS SO ORDERED.

On September 21, 2016, Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals, VPX Sports, and GNC won a major courtroom battle against ThermoLife International regarding an L-arginine patent, which has now been invalidated.

Normally, we don’t write about these patent […]

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Bodybuilding.com is SUING GNC for a Minimum of 100 MILLION Dollars!

Bodybuilding.com vs. GNC LAWSUIT

Grab a seat folks, because this is happening.

Today while checking PACER, we saw that there was a Motion to Correct/Amend the Jim Stoppani Lawsuit. Had the two sides reached a settlement???

Not. Even. Close.

Instead,

Bodybuilding.com has[…]

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