consumer fraud – intentional deceptive acts or practices,or false pretense, promise, or misrepresentation, to induce someone(s) to buy something

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consumer fraud:

1. Any intentional deception, deceptive act or practice, false pretense, false promise, or misrepresentation made by a seller or advertiser of goods or services to induce a person or people in general to buy. [1]


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[1]: Black’s Law Dictionary Deluxe Tenth Edition by Henry Campbell Black & Editor in Chief Bryan A. Garner. ISBN: 978-0-314-62130-6



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