commercial speech
commercial speech n: speech (as advertising) that proposes a commercial transaction compare pure speech, symbolic speech
◇ Commercial speech is entitled to a lesser level of protection under the First Amendment than speech which is an expression of one's thoughts.

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

commercial speech
n.
Speech that has a specific commercial purpose, such as advertising.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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