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Hill v. Gateway 2000, Inc.
Citation:105 F.3d 1147 (1997).
ProfessorMelissa A. Hale
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The Hills ordered a computer from Gateway via telephone. The computer was shipped to the Hills in a plain shipping carton. Inside the box was the computer and a list of terms which stated that unless the customer returned the computer within 30 days those terms govern. The list of terms also included an arbitration clause. The Hills did not return the computer within 30 days.
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