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Herbalife Statement in Response to Ackman Presentation

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Herbalife Statement in Response to Ackman Presentation18:08 EST Thursday, December 20, 2012 LOS ANGELES (Business Wire) -- The following is a statement from Herbalife in response to the Ackman presentation. Today's presentation was a malicious attack on Herbalife's business model based largely on outdated, distorted and inaccurate information. Herbalife operates with the highest ethical and quality standards, and our management and our board are constantly reviewing our business practices and products. Herbalife also hires independent, outside experts to ensure our operations are in full compliance with laws and regulations. Herbalife is not an illegal pyramid scheme. About Herbalife Ltd. Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) is a global nutrition company that sells weight-management, nutrition, and personal care products intended to support a healthy lifestyle. Herbalife products are sold in more than 80 countries to and through a network of independent distributors. The company supports the Herbalife Family Foundation and its Casa Herbalife program to help bring good nutrition to children. Herbalife's website contains information about Herbalife, including financial and other information for investors at http://ir.Herbalife.com. The company encourages investors to visit its website from time to time, as information is updated and new information is posted. Herbalife Ltd.Media Contact:Barbara HendersonSVP, Worldwide Corp. Comm.213-745-0517orInvestor Contact:Amy GreeneVP, Investor Relations213-745-0504