COVID-19: Law Society's guidance on the use of virtual execution and e-signaturesJune 2020
The Law Society has recognised the current pandemic and social distancing rules has increased the need for solicitors and clients to be able to close deals without being face to face. This has led to an increase in the use of virtual executions and the use of e-signatures as a practical means for completing transactions in a timely manner.
In this article, James Hutchinson and Emily Hunt outline the Law Society’s updated guidance, best practice and how this will be used for future transactions.
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