The Terms Of A Shrink-Wrap Agreement Generally Concerncleit0n
Within the U.S. legal community, these agreements are generally considered valid and enforceable contracts. The analysis of click-wrap agreements follows that of so-called “Shrink Wrap” agreements, which assume that users of software products accept the license terms by opening or using software. The paper sheet reduction agreements have proven enforceable in a series of major U.S. pro CD v. court proceedings. Zeidenberg1 case discussed below. U.S. lawyers generally believe that click-wrap agreements are an even stronger argument in favor of applicability, as the user is actually able to verify the terms of such an agreement before purchase and confirm their agreement on the terms. Overly is a partner and intellectual property lawyer at Foley &Lardner LLP, where he focuses on the design and negotiation of technology agreements, software licenses, hardware acquisition, development, disaster recovery, outsourcing agreements, information security agreements, e-commerce agreements and technology usage guidelines.
He advises clients in the areas of technology acquisition, information security, e-commerce and e-law. .