In this week’s discussion assignment, you will explore the special rules that apply in business-to-consumer contracts. In doing so, think about the policy reasons that underlie consumer protection laws, whether the rules are effective in furthering those policies, and whether a different approach would be an improvement over the current system.


In the article “Rules of Engagement in the Conflict between Businesses and Consumers in Online Contracts,” do you agree with the author’s description of the problem with online contracts or the solutions he proposes? Explain your position.

Please limit each post to no more than 250-300 words.