Tag Archive: Alex Arnold

Aug 25

FTC Action Leads to Court Order Shutting Down Pyramid Scam Thousands of Consumers Burned by BurnLounge


A summary of the Burn Lounge case on the FTC site from a few months ago. As you may recall the Burn Lounge case was Alex Arnold and John Taylor’s prior scam before CieAurau/Lexxus/etc. At the request of the Federal Trade Commission, a U.S. district court judge has ordered the operators and top promoters of …

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Aug 25

FTC Case Page for Burn Lounge

Take a look at the full case history for Case No. 2:07-cv-03654-GW-FMO FTC File No. 062 3201 FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION,Plaintiff v. BURNLOUNGE, INC.,a corporation; JUAN ALEXANDER ARNOLD, an individual; JOHN TAYLOR, an individual; ROB DEBOER, an individual; and SCOTT ELLIOTT, an individual; Defendants. http://www.ftc.gov/os/caselist/0623201/index.shtm Turns out this case is STILL dragging on as the FTC …

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May 16

A web of scammers

I thought a new visual of how intertwined these guys are may help shed some light on the scam. While there are more players and ‘companies’ involved, this diagram represents what I have information to back up so far. Also view this image in PDF

Mar 16

Initial research


After revisiting this CieAura claims several times in the past few days, I thought I would compile some of my research to hopefully benefit others from falling for it. CieAura is one of many companies woven over the past decade to sell these products. Their management and owners include several criminals who have been found …

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