puffing

noun
puff·​ing | \ ˈpə-fiŋ\

Legal Definition of puffing

: the practice of making exaggerated commendations especially for promotional purposes also : the exaggerated commendations made

Note: Generally, a seller cannot be held liable for misrepresentation for statements that amount to mere puffing. Nor can puffing be considered to create an express warranty.

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