According to the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (E-Sign act) of 2000, documents signed and transmitted electronically are recognized as legal digital signatures if they meet the following criteria:
|E-Sign Act Criteria
|An electronic sound, symbol or process.
||The user signs each section with a mouse click, which meets the process criteria.
|It must be attached to a contract or other record.
||We attach the signer's name and the date and time of the signature to each document. This information is stored online in a secure digital file.
|It must be adopted by a person with an interest in signing.
||Each signer must agree to this process before signing.
You can see from the above table that eSigTek offers all the necessary elements for a legally binding signature that will prove valid in a court of law.