Law Bank Essay
1) Which of the following statements best describes "e-commerce"?
a. E-commerce is the fastest growing sector of the economy.
b. E-commerce includes the delivery of products by computer.
c. E-commerce is the use of computer networks to facilitate transactions.
d. Until 1995, e-commerce was almost non-existent.
e. all of the above
2) Use this fact situation to answer the related questions that follow.
A and B have decided to go into the business of selling goods, but wish to use the Internet to reach potential customers all over Canada who can both buy from them and pay using the Internet.
As prudent businesspersons, A and B will …show more content…
a. using click-wrap agreement only.
b. advertising a portion of the terms on their website.
c. using a web-wrap agreement only.
d. placing the terms directly on the business website.
e. using either a web-wrap or click-wrap agreement or both.
7) Use the fact situation in Q2 to answer the related question that follows.
Since A and B are doing business in Canada, they do not have to worry about whether their contracts need to be in writing or whether an electronic signature constitutes a real signature because
a. of the provisions of provincial electronic legislation only, which make e-contracts legal and e-signatures valid.
b. of the provisions of the PIPEDA only, which make e-contracts legal and e-signatures valid.
c. their validity and legality is guaranteed under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
d. of the growing body of case law that has made e-contracts legal and e-signatures valid.
e. of the provisions of both provincial e-commerce legislation and the federal PIPEDA.
8) Use this fact situation to answer the questions