'Nothing but the best' may be the motto of a particular consumer but is not something the legal system foists on all consumers." (17) If, in fact, the rights that boilerplates delete are pricey, many people would be happy to buy products and services stripped of the baseline entitlements the law provides, so long as they are rewarded with a significant price discount.
(21) Autonomists have yet to reconcile their concern for degradation with the consistently high satisfaction scores, and product loyalty patterns, among the recipients of boilerplates like the ones attached to the iPhone.
Because of their mass-market character, boilerplates are deleting entire legislative schemes that are "properly 'public' (placed in the care of the polity, for the benefit of the polity as a whole)" (p.
(28) The legal rights that boilerplates delete, if mandated, would disproportionately benefit the elite.
BOILERPLATE: THE FINE PRINT, VANISHING RIGHTS, AND THE RULE OF LAW.
There are two ways to assess the phenomenon of regulation through boilerplate. The first approach is to ask how such one-sided dictation of terms by firms fits within a liberal account of good social order, of democratic control and participation, and of individual autonomy.
similar boilerplate language throughout this industry.
the OEM boilerplate contracts are the following: termination rights,
specifically for each supplier, the boilerplate can be a significant
While each OEM has its own boilerplate, there is surprisingly
boilerplate in this industry has not risen to the level of quasi-statute
power would be used to dictate low prices, not selfish boilerplate. But