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click·wrap

 (klĭk′răp′)
adj.
Of or relating to a legal agreement, such as a software license, to which one indicates acceptance by clicking on a button or hyperlink.

clickwrap

(ˈklɪkˌræp)
n
(Computer Science) an agreement made by a computer user through clicking on a particular button onscreen
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When dealing with clickwrap agreements, the judiciary said that such forms of agreements are equivalent to any other contract, the only difference being the way the offer and the acceptance are presented.
77) In a clickwrap agreement, the website user must affirmatively click on a box that he agrees to the terms, while in a browsewrap agreement, the terms are posted on the website and do not require affirmative assent from the user.
23andMe addressed whether 23andMe's customers are bound by the product's terms of service, which include consent and privacy terms, based on the clickwrap method of accessing the additional information.
Clickwrap agreements are generally upheld by courts if the agreed-to terms are conspicuously displayed online before the buyer clicks the relevant "I agree" icon.
149) When one party to a contract is unsophisticated--such as in mass market clickwrap terms and conditions--context should be considered to protect unsophisticated and passive parties from exploitation through take-it-or-leave-it contract terms.
Clickwrap exists where users must affirmatively click an icon such as "I agree," but not necessarily view the actual contract to which they are assenting.
80) A "take it or leave it" policy presents the issue of different terms of use agreement forms: shrinkwrap agreements, browsewrap agreements, and clickwrap agreements.
La Cour de district des Etats-Unis pour le District est de la Pennsylvanie precise : << Even though they are electronic, clickwrap agreements are considered to be writings because they are printable and storable >> (155).
Consumers who enter into clickwrap or browsewrap TOU waive their right to a jury trial, discovery, and appeal, without reasonable notice that they are waiving these important rights.
Most people may not care about the terms of clickwrap software agreements, but some users may be sensitive about particular rights, responsibilities, and waivers.
In the third and last access step, the access-seekers had to click "I agree" on another clickwrap agreement containing the full terms of use (including a verification of the fact that the user was located in Canada).