DSA in Phoenix in June 2013

DSA ANNUAL MEETING At the Marriott Desert Ridge – Phoenix – June 9 – 10 – 11 Both Gerry & Rick will be there. The firm booth number is 606. Please stop by and say “Hello.”

Update on Our Mailing Address

The primary mailing address for Nehra & Waak, Attorneys at Law – becomes: 11300 East Shore Drive Delton, MI 49046 effective 1/1/2013. The phone and fax numbers, and email addresses for Rick Waak & Gerry Nehra remain unchanged. (Mail sent to the Muskegon, Michigan address will NOT be lost or go unanswered.)

New Canadian Health and Safety Guidelines

Recently Health Canada released an Information Bulletin aimed at all direct sellers and their independent sales contractors, where engaged in the advertising or sale of goods in the Canadian marketplace. The Information Bulletin follows new legislation in Canada called the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (the “CCPSA”), and outlines the responsibilities these rules put on direct sellers […]


The original name of this organization was DISTRIBUTOR RIGHTS ASSOCIATION (DRA) and Gerry Nehra was at its inaugural meeting. Either Gerry Nehra or Rick Waak have attended and spoken at every event, and will do so again in Dallas in March 1,2,3, 2013. Registration information, and the first announcement of the key-note speakers for their […]

Video – DSA President Discusses Impact of Direct Selling

This firm is a long-standing Supplier Member of the Direct Selling Association, and Gerry Nehra & Rick Waak serve on its Government Relations Committee and Lawyers Council. The DSA works very hard to counter the negative and mischaracterized information about this industry with a greater amount of positive information. The DSA has created two videos that […]


Doris Wood writes: Due to several unforeseen circumstances, the 27th Annual Conference & Convention in St. Louis has been rescheduled to early spring. All those who have paid fees, money will be refunded in full and we sincerely hope you will reschedule for the next conference. This is the first time in 27 years that […]

I Prodotti Hanno “Valore Intrinseco”?

da Gerald P. Nehra, Attorney-at-Law Le aziende vendere diretto ed i loro rappresentanti indipendenti (dell’ non-impiegato) funzionano in un minefield delle leggi, dei codici e delle regolazioni e delle interpretazioni di quei leggi, codici e regolazioni. Le aziende di cui i prodotti (a meno che indicati chiaramente al contrario, “i prodotti” includa i servizi) sono […]

Cosa Rende il MLM Legale?

Ci sono tante caratteristiche, o “campanelli d’allarme” che distinguono una piramide illegale da una oppurtunità leggitima nel network marketing o multi-level (spesso chiamato MLM.) Queste sono state scritte spesso in tante pubblicazioni e necessariamente contengono spesso termini legale e termini in gergo. Inoltre, segni pericolosi possono essere camuffati o risolti con la nuova generazione di […]

El ABC del Multinivel

escrito por Gerald P. Nehra Abogado El presente documento ha sido elaborado desde la perspectiva jurídica de un abogado que ha tenido que representar a empresas dedicadas al multinivel, cuando éstas han sido sometidas a severos escrutinios y cuestionamientos.  El siguiente análisis no pretende de ninguna manera poner en discusión ni resaltar el ingenio creativo […]