e-signatures

E-Signature Regulations
United Arab Emirates

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides Does your jurisdiction maintain a list of trusted entities to qualify e-signatures? To add another layer of protection, the electronic signature may be supported by an electronic authentication certificate issued by an authentication services provider which confirms the identity of the person

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E-Signature Regulations
Malta

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides In 2014, the European Union passed Regulation (EU) 910/2014, on electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions in the internal market (eIDAS), to regulated and authorise electronic signatures across the European Union. This regulation provides specific guidance on how and when

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E-Signature Regulations
Portugal

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides Does your jurisdiction maintain a list of trusted entities to qualify e-signatures? Currently active trust service providers: a. CEGER – Centro de Gestão da Rede Informática do Governo; b. ACIN iCloud Solutions, Lda: c. Instituto dos Registos e do Notariado I.P.; d.

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E-Signature Regulations
United Kingdom

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides Introduction The following note will look at the use of electronic signatures in law in England and Wales.  The use of electronic signatures have increased due to the Coronavirus pandemic and the fact that lockdowns and coronavirus restrictions have made it harder

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E-Signature Regulations
Germany

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides European law background Regulation (EU) No. 910/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 July 2014 on electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions in the internal market and repealing Directive 1999/93/EC (“eIDAS”) sets out the basic rules

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E-Signature Regulations
USA – Texas

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides Does your jurisdiction maintain a list of trusted entities to qualify e-signatures? No, Texas does not seem to maintain a list of trusted entities to qualify e-signatures. Under the UETA and URPERA, an e-signature is any “electronic sound, symbol, or process attached

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E-Signature Regulations
USA – Ohio

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides Does your jurisdiction maintain a list of trusted entities to qualify e-signatures? The Office of Controller of Certifying Authorities in India issues license to Certifying Authorities (CAs). CAs in turn issue Digital Signature Certificates to end-entities. One can approach any one of

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E-Signature Regulations
Hungary

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides Does your jurisdiction maintain a list of trusted entities to qualify e-signatures? In accordance with the eIDAS Regulation, trust services and trust service providers are registered by the Hungarian National Media and Infocommunications Authority. The list of the qualified trust service providers

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E-Signature Regulations
Switzerland

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides Does your jurisdiction maintain a list of trusted entities to qualify e-signatures? A qualified certificate can only be issued by the following licensed service providers (as of 09.08.2021): Swisscom (Schweiz) AG QuoVadis Trustlink Schweiz AGSwissSign AG Federal Office of Information Technology, Systems

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E-Signature Regulations
USA – Delaware

Share: Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Return to Guides Does your jurisdiction maintain a list of trusted entities to qualify e-signatures? No. Please provide a quick overview of the law, i.e., types of contracts that qualify for use with e-signature. Under the E-SIGN Act, UETA, the Uniform Real Property Electronic Recording

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