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The Simple Guide to Electronic Signature Workflows

I’m sure everyone reading this will know the scenario where you’ve been collaborating on an online document with others, adding in clauses and details, sending it back and forth. But then the document goes missing, or a version gets overwritten.

You end up having to redo the document, wasting time and money in the process. … Continue Reading

How to get your team to start using e signatures without hassle

Get Your Team To Start Using E signatures Without Hassle

Procrastinators of the world unite…eventually …

Nobody likes change, this may be especially true in a work context because we all have our ‘own way’ of doing things. Recently, a new member of staff came on board in my company. He was really enthusiastic and wanted us all to start using some new communication tools … Continue Reading

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E sign Requirements: How to make sure an esignature is valid

I remember about 15 years ago talking about the ‘paperless office’ and what a great idea it was; not just because of the climate change benefits, but also because it was just really convenient. At that time, it was fairly nascent, we had all embraced software that created digital documents, but some of the operations … Continue Reading

The Top 10 Threats To Your ESigned Documents

The Top 10 Threats To Your E-Signed Documents

We live in a globalized world, driven by connectivity afforded by the Internet. This has created many opportunities for us. It has even changed the way we work, giving us chances to work for clients outside of our immediate location.

Online documents are one area that has made business processes a lot easier. Being able … Continue Reading

10 Pro tips For Boosting Your Business’ Digital Security

#1: A Patch in Time Saves Crime

Malware, which is a portmanteau of the words, malicious and software, often works by riding on the back of software vulnerabilities. A vulnerability is sort of like a bug in the code, a hole that malware can hijack to help it install itself. Some malware even works silently. … Continue Reading

7 FAQ’s about how to sign documents online

7 FAQ’s About Signing Documents Online 

We often get questions about what an esignature is and how to sign documents online. Some of our most frequently asked questions are shown below.

#1: E-signing: Does typing your name on a form and clicking submit hold up as a legal signature?

No. There are a number of e-signature laws across the world, such … Continue Reading

7 FAQ’s about how to sign documents online

What Counts As An Esignature? 

Here we are in 2016 and we can do pretty much everything online. We can buy groceries, those cool boots we have been wanting for weeks, even get a doctor to diagnose that itch we got when we went on holiday last month. It is useful being able to do stuff online. It saves us … Continue Reading

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Contract Law: Saying Goodbye Effectively

In the first of this two-part series of articles about contract law, we talked about what the elements of a legal contract were and how important signing of a contract was.

In this article, we’ll look at what can happen if it all goes wrong and what you can do to protect yourself, and your … Continue Reading

The Beginners Guide to Contract Law

E contracts 101: The Beginners Guide to Contract Law 

There have been two times in my career where misapplied or changed signatures and contracts have led to serious consequences.Let me tell you those stories briefly, to get you in the mood for a bit of contract law.

In the 1990s, my partner and I decided to setup our own software company. We were total … Continue Reading

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