The Korean cash cow

The Korean cash cow

Here is an example of a Korean advertisement that was published in ‘Weekly Top’ magazine by IHRB. The photos and representations made in this ad were the trigger that caused the Complaints Resolution Panel to Sanction IHRB and to ask Sam Cohen to withdraw the unlawful, misleading, and unverified representations. That was way back in […]

The Arabic Affair

The Arabic Affair

IHRB’s misleading and unlawful ads sound just as dubious in Arabic. Below is a copy of one of the older Arabic ads that appeared in ‘El Telegraph’ — a popular Australian newspaper that was established in 1970, and published three times each week (now boasting a print-run exceeding 20,000 copies per issue). In the early […]

Shareholder cuts and runs

Shareholder cuts and runs

The co-founder of IHRB who was the 51% shareholder, has (on the 3rd of June 2011) cut all ties with Sam Cohen and IHRB. The silent investor (who requested anonymity due to the shame of being associated with IHRB) wrote to ASIC to update his status that he has washed his hands of IHRB and […]

Double page; Double trouble

Double page; Double trouble

We end 2011 on a sad note. Despite all the efforts of trying to protect consumers from Sam Cohen’s unlawful promises and dangerous┬átreatments, the man is still in full swing. Despite being Sanctioned, Sam Cohen ploughed ahead with a flagrant disregard to the law. He ended the year by doing something bold and new… he […]

Cohen stars in Annual Report

Cohen stars in Annual Report

Sam Cohen was featured prominently in the 2011 Annual Rerport of the Health Care Complaints Commission (HCCC). The Report was presented to the Minister for Health, and it was tabled in Parliament. Within a five-year period, the Commission received 16,533 complaints, of which 4,073 were handled in the period ending June 2011. One of the […]

Cohen accused of ID theft

Cohen accused of ID theft

It is alleged that Sam Cohen of IHRB assumed the identity of an Ashley & Martin client in order to fabricate a complaint to the Health Care Complaints Commission, for no other reason than malice against his competitor — not that Mr Cohen is in the same league as Ashley & Martin. IHRB’s ads reveal […]

30 new violations sent to HCCC

30 new violations sent to HCCC

A client of IHRB was alarmed about Mr Cohen’s dangerous advice. So he sent a report to the Commissioner of the Health Care Complaints Commission. Here is a copy of the main letter which details obvious disregard for the client’s health, giving the client false information while refusing to refund the money under the terms […]

Sam Cohen to sue Channel 7

Sam Cohen to sue Channel 7

Ever defiant, Mr Sam Cohen of IHRB says that he will sue my ‘arse off’ and that he will ‘sue Channel 7 for loss of income’ after top-rating show ‘Today Tonight‘ filed a story about him. Sam Cohen said that Channel 7 had no right to tell the public that the Institute of Hair Regrowth […]

IHRB threatens defamation

IHRB threatens defamation

Lawyers for IHRB claim to have engaged the well-known defamation expert and barrister, Mr Stuart Littlemore QC, demanding that I delete the articles on this website, saying that they will file for defamation. They have also demanded that I pay their legal fees and that I pay a sum of money in lieu of damages […]