All though not a public company, PPL was based on the same pyramid scheme and using the LDS as a networking. The other similarity is the SNAKE OIL of the whole thing. No one uses PPL and no one uses Herbalife
Just for the record- 10+ years after Herb Greenberg, Jim Cramer, the shorts & others attacked Prepaid Legal Services on many fronts including an actual SEC investigation which required them to restate their financial statements, Prepaid legal Services was sold to a private investment group at a share price that was more than double the share price when everyone began attacking the company-
Here is a January 2011 article about PPD being sold-
Pre-Paid Legal Services sold for $650M By M. Scott Carter is OKC and Capitol reporter for The Journal Record. Contact: 405-278-2838 / / Posted: 09:09 AM Monday, January 31, 2011
Excerpt from article: "Pre-Paid said MidOcean is purchasing all the outstanding shares of Pre-Paid for $66.50 per share"
MY COMMENT: Herbalife is a superior MLM as compared to Prepaid Legal Services and operates in 80+ countries where as Prepaid basically operated mainly here in the US.