What is UETA (Uniform Electronic Transactions Act)?

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The Uniform Electronic Transactions Act (UETA) was drafted in the USA and was the first national act to create rules pertaining to electronic signatures and their use between ratified states. It is similar in definition to the EU eIDas directive. The difference lies in that it pertains to legality of e-documents and signatures drafted in […]

The E-sign Act

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The E-Sign Act legitimizes and enforces validity of electronic signatures. In simple terms, the Act does not differentiate between handwritten, hardcopy signatures or electronic ones. They are equally legitimate and enforceable by law whether in the United States, the EU or elsewhere in the world. They cannot be denied solely upon the notion of being […]