Nancy S. Kim

California Western School of Law

ProFlowers Distinguished Professor of Internet Studies and Professor of Law

225 Cedar Street

San Diego, CA 92101

United States

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Mistakes, Changed Circumstances and Intent

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 3, 2008
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 494 (55,810)
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mistakes, unilateral mistake, mutual mistake, contracts, changed circumstances, contract defenses, impossibility, commercial impracticability, contractual intent, dynamic

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The Software Licensing Dilemma

Brigham Young University Law Review, Vol. 2008, October 2008
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 477 (58,382)

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contracts, commercial law, software, licenses, intellectual property, shrinkwraps, clickwraps, browsewraps, consumer law, first sale, licensing

3.

Internet Challenges to Business Innovation

Journal of Internet Law, Vol. 12, No. 3, August 2008
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 29 Aug 2008
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 402 (71,821)

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business innovation, entrepreneur, clickwrap agreement, contracts, licensing, Internet

4.

Imposing Tort Liability on Websites for Cyberharassment

Yale Law Journal Pocket Part, Vol. 118, p. 115, 2008
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 282 (107,007)

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internet, tort, defamation, cyberlaw, Communications Decency Act, cyberharassment, cyberbullying, Section 230

5.

Website Proprietorship and Online Harassment

Utah Law Review, 2009
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 10 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 270 (112,040)

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Clicking and Cringing

Oregon Law Review, Vol. 86, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 251 (120,846)
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Contracts, licensing, shrinkwrap, clickwraps, intellectual property, browsewraps, terms of use, software, assent, contract formation

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Wrap Contracts: Foundations and Ramifications

Oxford University Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 220 (138,410)

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clickwrap, shrinkwrap, browsewrap, electronic contract, contract, agreement

8.

The Best and Worst of Contracts Decisions: An Anthology

45 Fla. St. U. L. Rev. 889-1022 (2018)., California Western School of Law Research Paper No. 19-2, Southwestern Law School Research Paper No. 2019/04, Marquette Law School Legal Studies Paper No. 19-08
Posted: 13 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
Michigan State University College of Law, Gonzaga University School of Law, Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Ohio State University - Moritz College of Law, Marquette University - Law School, University of Central Florida, University of Florida - Levin College of Law, Southwestern Law School, University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law, Barry University School of Law, Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, South Texas College of Law Houston, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, South Texas College of Law Houston, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, California Western School of Law, William & Mary Law School, South Texas College of Law Houston and Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School
Downloads 193 (155,906)

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Contracts, Contract Law

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Exploitation by Wrap Contracts -- Click 'Agree'

California Bar IP Journal, New Matter, Vol. 39, no. 2, pp. 10-17 (2014)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 191 (157,331)
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Internet Giants as Quasi-Governmental Actors and the Limits of Contractual Consent

80 Missouri Law Review 723 (2015), Valparaiso University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-3, California Western School of Law Research Paper No. 15-01
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 05 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2016
Nancy S. Kim and D. A. Jeremy Telman
California Western School of Law and Valparaiso University Law School
Downloads 180 (166,045)

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privacy, contract, wrap contracts, consent, Internet, cyberlaw, consumer

11.

The Duty to Draft Reasonably and Online Contracts

Chapter 8, in COMMERCIAL CONTRACT LAW: A TRANSATLANTIC PERSPECTIVE (eds. Larry DiMatteo, Keith Rowley, Severine Saintier, and George Zhou) (Cambridge University Press, 2012)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 155 (188,980)

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electronic contracting, contract design, clickwrap, browsewrap, online agreements, consumer contracts

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Wrap Contracting and the Online Environment: Causes and Cures

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON ELECTRONIC COMMERCE LAW (ed. John A. Rothchild, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016, Forthcoming), California Western School of Law Research Paper No. 15-08
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 153 (191,059)

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wrap contract, shrinkwrap, clickwrap, browsewrap, ProCD, electronic contract, ecommerce, consumer contracts

13.

Martha Graham, Professor Miller and the Work for Hire Doctrine: Undoing the Judicial Bind Created by the Legislature

Journal of Intellectual Property Law, Vol. 13, p. 337, 2006
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Aug 2005
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 150 (194,214)

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Work for hire, copyright, expectations of the parties

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Evolving Business and Social Norms and Interpretation Rules: The Need for a Dynamic Approach to Contract Disputes

Nebraska Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 506, 2005
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 06 May 2005 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 141 (204,170)
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'Wrap Contracts and Privacy

Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence Press Technical Report SS-10-05, 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 139 (206,563)

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Online Agreements, Contracts, Shrinkwrap, Browsewrap, Clickwrap, Privacy, Internet

16.

Blameworthiness, Intent and Cultural Dissonance: The Unequal Treatment of Cultural Defense Defendants

Florida Journal Law & Public Policy, Vol. 17, p. 199, 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 134 (212,805)

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The Wrap Contract Morass

Southwestern University Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 2, p. 309, 2014
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 May 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 133 (214,098)

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contracts, consumer, standard form contracts, adhesive contracts, online contracts, electronic contracting, shrinkwrap, clickwrap, browsewrap, wrap contracts, unconscionability, internet commerce, technology and the law

18.

Online Contracting: New Developments

The Business Lawyer 72:243 (Winter 2016-2017), California Western School of Law Research Paper No. 17-5
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 04 Feb 2017
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 115 (238,923)

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wrap contracts, online contracts, clickwrap, browsewrap, shrinkwrap, ecommerce, consumer, contracts

19.

Two Alternate Visions of Contract Law in 2025

52 Duquesne University Law Review 303 (2014)
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Jul 2014
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 114 (240,393)

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digital contracts, electronic contracts, contracts, wrap contracts, ecommerce, internet, adhesion, unconscionability

20.

Situational Duress and the Aberrance of Electronic Contracts

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 89, No. 1, p. 265 (2014)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Feb 2014
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 102 (259,940)

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electronic contracts, wrap contracts, clickwrap, browsewrap, ProCD, duress, situational duress, aberrant contracts

21.

Contract’s Adaptation and the Online Bargain

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 79, 2011
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Jul 2011
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 96 (270,476)

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Website Design and Liability

Jurimetrics, Vol. 52, No. 383-431, 2012
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 84 (294,397)

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Communications Decency Act, cyber harassment, Section 230, online speech, website liability

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Expanding the Scope of the Principles of the Law of Software Contracts to Include Digital Content

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 1595, 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 80 (303,145)

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Arbitration's Summer Soldiers Marching into Fall: Another Look at Eisenberg, Miller and Sherwin's Empirical Study of Arbitration Clauses in Consumer and Nonconsumer Contracts

Vermont Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim and Chii-Dean Lin
California Western School of Law and San Diego State University
Downloads 78 (307,725)

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Contracts, Arbitration, Form Contracts, 2-207, Uniform Commercial Code, Commercial Law, Sales, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Commercial Contracts, International Business Law

25.

Bargaining Power and Background Law

Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Dec 2009
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 76 (312,475)

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contracts, copyright, bargaining power, work for hire, software, background law

26.

The Faulty Foundation of the Draft Restatement of Consumer Contracts

36 Yale Journal on Regulation 447 (2019), Loyola Law School, Los Angeles Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2019-03, California Western School of Law Research Paper No. 19-3
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 Feb 2019
Georgetown University Law Center, California Western School of Law, Mitchell Hamline School of Law, University of Houston Law Center, Boston College Law School, Widener University - Commonwealth Law School, National Consumer Law Center and Loyola Law School Los Angeles
Downloads 73 (319,717)

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27.

Reasonable Expectations in Socio-Cultural Context

Wake Forest Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 May 2010 Last Revised: 06 Nov 2015
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 70 (327,221)

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28.

Relative Consent and Contract Law

18 Nevada Law Journal165 (2017), California Western School of Law Research Paper No. 18-5
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Feb 2018
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 65 (340,387)

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consent, contract, contract law, contract theory, contract doctrine

29.

Consentability: Consent and Its Limits (Introduction)

Cambridge University Press (2019)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 May 2019
Nancy S. Kim
California Western School of Law
Downloads 47 (396,103)

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Consent, Contractual Consent, #MeToo, Commodification, Ethics