electronic signature

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electronic signature

n
(Computer Science) computing electronic proof of a person's identity
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The ESIGN Act and UETA both require that signing parties express a willingness to be bound by electronic communications--the person signing the contract must want to be bound by that contract--so e-signature technology also must address intentionality, or proof that the signature was deliberate and purposeful.
* DocuSign warrants compliance with the federal ESIGN Act.
That will mean additional costs, he said, but added that eSign Act rules can make the process less painful.