Drafting Valid Electronic ContractsContracts have progressed to the form of facsimiles when they are exchanged between parties. Contracts have entered a new form in the electronic age with the invention of electronic mail. Electronic contracts have certain requirements that must be followed including offer, acceptance, consent and consideration.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:How does the Uniform Commercial Code apply to online purchases?
What are the practical dangers of having a website with products or goods to sell?
How would a website avoid the potential for counteroffers to exist?
Have any cases influenced the validity of online contracts?