The question is who missed the key points
Posted Sep 1, 2005 8:29 UTC (Thu) by Wol
In reply to: The question is who missed the key points
Parent article: On the defense of piracy enablers
The reason the discussion has re-opened is because (if you hadn't noticed) I'm not a subscriber. This article has been available for me to view for, what, about 9 hours.
As for the US being the "constitution of a free market economy", isn't it BY DEFINITION not a free market economy if it involves copyrights, "droit d'auteur", or patents?
And I'll add, while I am unaware of Blizzard's EULA or TOU, hopefully this case, when appealed, may declare things like EULAs to be "contracts of adhesion" and therefore void. One of the big problems with UCITA was that it declared EULAs valid whether or not the customer had the opportunity to read it before voiding their refund rights by opening the package...
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