Apple Agency Agreement
As a result, the DOJ estimates that „millions of e-books that would have been sold at $9.99 or at other low prices were sold at $12.99 or $14.99.“ Jump into the break to see the full article and video explaining the wholesale and agency models. Since the entire software industry is moving into desktop and mobile app stores, it would be almost impossible to sue a software developer if the application is sold through an Apple-style agency model and the store contains a mandatory arbitration clause. That is what it is all about. This agreement represents the entire agreement between you and Apple and governs your use of the Services, replacing all previous agreements regarding the same purpose between You and Apple. You may also be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply if you use affiliate services, third-party content, third-party software or additional services such as the volume purchase program. If part of this agreement is declared invalid or unenforceable, that part must be interpreted in a manner consistent with applicable law in order to best reflect the parties` original intentions, and the other parties remain fully in force and effective. Apple`s inability to enforce rights or provisions of this agreement does not constitute a waiver of that or other provision. Apple is not liable for non-compliance due to causes that are beyond its control. The terms and conditions in this Agreement, which relate to services, types of content, functions or functions that are not available in your home country, apply to you only if they are available to you.
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