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Boilerplate : the fine print, vanishing rights, and the rule of law

Author: Margaret Jane Radin
Publisher: Princeton, NJ [etc.] : Princeton University Press, cop. 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Boilerplate - the fine-print terms and conditions that we become subject to when we click "I agree" online or enter an employment contract - pervades all aspects of our modern lives. The author  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Jane Radin
ISBN: 9780691155333 069115533X
OCLC Number: 840607469
Awards: Winner of American Society for Writers on Legal Subjects Scribes Book Award 2014
Description: XVII, 339 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: An overview of worlds A and B --
Normative degradation : deleting rights without consent in the name of contract --
Democratic degradation : replacing the law of the state with the "law" of the firm --
A summary of the philosophy of contract : the theories of world a --
Can autonomy theory (agreement, consent) justify boilerplate deletion of rights? --
Can utilitarian-welfare (economic) theory justify boilerplate deletion of rights? --
Evaluating current judicial oversight --
Can current oversight be improved? --
Improving evaluation of boilerplate : a proposed analytical framework --
"Private" reform ideas : possible market solutions --
Reconceptualizing (some) boilerplate under tort law --
"Public" and hybrid regulatory solutions --
Afterword: what's next for boilerplate?.
Responsibility: Margaret Jane Radin.

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