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eIDAS and E-Signatures in Europe: A Legal Perspective

The new Electronic ID and Trust Services (eIDAS) regulation that takes effect in July will be a significant step forward for e-signature adoption in Europe. eIDAS promises to make trusted communications easier in Europe and remove the previous hurdles to cross-border recognition of e-identities and e-signatures. This webcast will provide an overview of the new regulation and its impact on companies doing business electronically. They will answer common questions such as, “can I use an e-signature to create a legally binding contract in my country?” and “do I have to use a Qualified E-Signature?”

Speakers will also discuss:
- The ABCs of e-signatures, digital signatures and qualified certificates
- Differences between an Advanced E-Signature and Qualified E-Signature under eIDAS
- How and when Trusted Service Providers play a role in the changing landscape
- Best legal practices regarding which types of documents and processes are ideal for e-signatures
- How to meet e-signature requirements as defined in the regulation
- How eSignLive complies with eIDAS for each e-signature type

• Lorna Brazell, IP lawyer at international law firm Osborne Clarke
• Michael Laurie, VP product strategy at eSignLive by VASCO
Recorded Mar 23 2016 75 mins
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