Poorly Executed “Sign-in-Wrap” Contract Formation Process Fails–Berman v. Freedom Financial

…Wrap”–Sellers v. JustAnswer (Guest Blog Post) Court Enforces Arbitration Clause in Amazon’s Terms of Service–Fagerstrom v. Amazon The “Browsewrap”/”Clickwrap” Distinction Is Falling Apart What’s a Browsewrap? The Ninth Circuit Sure…

If a Lawyer Accepts a TOS While Investigating a Claim, Does It Bind the Client to Arbitration?

…In Courts’ Handling of Online Contract Formation (Round Up Post)” “Minors’ Suit Over Facebook Credits Survives in Part – I.B. v. Facebook” “Facebook’s “Browsewrap” Enforced Against Kids–EKD v. Facebook.” “Parents’…

California Appellate Court Rejects Poorly Executed “Sign-In Wrap”–Sellers v. JustAnswer (Guest Blog Post)

…done so (Long v. Provide Commerce, Inc. (2016) 245 Cal.App.4th 855, 862, 200 Cal.Rptr.3d 117 (Long).). Long addressed the enforceability of a browsewrap agreement. According to Do, no prior California…

Uber’s TOS Fails in Court (Again)–Sarchi v. Uber

…do, the opinion reviews the Berkson wrap taxonomy (browsewrap, sign-in wrap, clickwrap, scrollwrap) before ignoring the taxonomy in its analysis. The court identifies three components of a wrap analysis: “Conspicuous…

Eighth Circuit Says a Browsewrap Might Form a Contract (and It Wasn’t Even a “Browsewrap”)–Foster v. Walmart

…may have accepted the label because browsewraps usually fail in court. Nevertheless, the court, like some others before it, says that browsewraps might be enforceable if consumers had sufficient notice…

Lawsuit Still Goes to Arbitration, Even Though Amazon Has Since Removed Its Arbitration Clause–Nicosia v. Amazon

…Biometric Information Privacy Litigation Defective Call-to-Action Dooms Online Contract Formation–Sgouros v. TransUnion Court Rejects “Browsewrap.” Is That Surprising?–Long v. ProFlowers Telephony Provider Didn’t Properly Form a “Telephone-Wrap” Contract–James v. Global…

Amazon Can’t Force Arbitration of Minors’ Privacy Lawsuit Over Alexa Recordings–BF v. Amazon

…Formation (Round Up Post)” “Minors’ Suit Over Facebook Credits Survives in Part – I.B. v. Facebook” “Facebook’s “Browsewrap” Enforced Against Kids–EKD v. Facebook.” “Parents’ Lawsuit Against Apple for In-App Purchases…

TOS Isn’t a Browsewrap or a Clickwrap, But the Judge Upholds It Anyways–Regan v. Pinger

…a cross-reference to the TOS: Judge Koh’s analysis proceeds like so many other TOS formation cases. The opinion first recites the browsewrap/clickwrap distinction. Then, the court says the distinction doesn’t…

Continued Access to Service Not Sufficient to Bind User to New Terms of Service–Stover v. Experian

…topic I thought it was worth blogging. Related posts: * What’s a Browsewrap? The Ninth Circuit Sure Doesn’t Know–Nguyen v. Barnes & Noble * 23andMe’s Browsewrap Fails, But Its Post-Purchase…

Court Sends Wyze Labs Privacy Suit to Arbitration

…Online Contracting Practices The “Browsewrap”/”Clickwrap” Distinction Is Falling Apart Judge Can’t Decide if Facebook’s User Agreement is a Browsewrap, But He Enforces It Anyways–Fteja v. Facebook Court Disregards Check-the-Box Agreement…