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Court deems Uber's safety claims to be puffery

XYZ Two Way Radio Service v. Uber Technologies, Inc., No. 15-cv-3015 (E.D.N.Y. Sept. 30, 2016) Two black-car companies sued Uber for false advertising, false association, and tortious interference with contractual relations between them and their drivers. The court rejected all the claims. The court found that the challenged statements were generally puffery, such as: Wherever you are around the world, Uber is committed to connecting you to the safest ride on the road.
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