ts a dog eat dog world, if people can't ask the right questions and make sure they don't get screwed, then they deserve to.
Yeah, and South Park did an episode on the software agreements that everyone clicks through.
You and I know that no one reads them...if they included a clause that your forfeit your life in the event of non-compliance.... Is that enforceable?...no, because it it is an absurd contract, that no one should be made to sign to use a product they have purchased.
Yes, I know that contract law is indeed something you can can spend a lifetime studying and debating....
But ultimately, as a society, we have upheld the notion that law serves a function of helping society function, and when it becomes a trap, a means of ensnaring and enslaving...then it is null and void.
Short course, I know, but your point is simply too narrow and is rejected by the history and norms of society.
Can people do better? should they do better? Sure
But life is too short to read 500 pages of legalize every time you spend a dime.
Fact is almost no one does it, and for very good reason...99.99% of it is BS and can be fought in court should the case ever arise.
Job security for lawyers?
Yeah...just a coincidence I suppose.