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electronic signature

Any computerised symbol or series of symbols executed, adopted or authorised by a specific individual that serves as the legally binding equivalent of that individual's handwritten signature.

electronic signature

A digital signature which, assuming effective security procedures, can only be generated by the writ's owner; ESs are as valid as handwritten signatures
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Summary: New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): eMudhra, a digital identity and transaction management space on Wednesday announced that it has received issuance of over 20 million eSigns, since its inception in July 2015, surpassing its 2.5 million eSigns target which was set at the end of 2016.
ESIGN is one such other law permitting electronic transactions, as anticipated by CA-UETA Section 1633.3(f).
Genzyme, and pharmaceutical companies in general, play an important role in evolving solutions such as Livelink, and in the development of specific tools such as Livelink eSign to serve their needs.
Livelink eSign meets those needs, while leveraging the collaborative and knowledge management capabilities of Livelink."
At the same time, however, the FTC and the Department of Commerce did concede that the law's full impact has not yet hit consumers and businesses and that no analyses have as yet been completed on the effect of ESIGN on Internet-based consumer fraud.
An example of a transaction that is covered under ESIGN is the signing of a hotel contract.
Before ESIGN, a vendor such as a mortgage broker could solicit customers, provide information on mortgage interest rates, and even take applications online.
IMM has announced that Essential Federal Credit Union, based in Louisiana, has expanded its IMM eSign implementation to enable real-time, electronic remote signing environments for a superior customer experience to the nine parishes of the community, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 10, 2018-Essential Federal Credit Union expands implementation of IMM eSign to strengthen cross-border services
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-July 10, 2018-Essential Federal Credit Union expands implementation of IMM eSign to strengthen cross-border services
E-signature and e-transaction management solution firm IMM -- as part of its that its new referral and marketing agreement with Symitar, a division of Monett, Mo.-based financial technology solutions provider Jack Henry & Associates Inc.-- will integrate IMM eSign with Symitar's SymApp to provide credit unions with real-time, online loan origination and account opening capabilities.
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