The Court of Appeals held that the promoter of an Airplane investment scheme could be found liable as a supplier under the Indiana Deceptive Consumer Act. The Indiana Legislature clearly intended to provide a cause of action against promoters of pyramid schemes, and to interpret the term "supplier" to not cover the promoters of such schemes would defeat the remedial purpose of the statute.
Case and case summary are also available online at: http://www.mlmlegal.com/legal-cases/Watkins_v_Alvey.php
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