Whilst technological advancements and business efficiencies are seeing some shift from manual signing to digital signing of documents, this article is providing some real advice on making sure that all legal requirements are covered. Different jurisdictions = different requirements.
Is a digital signature more secure than an ink signature? It's a fascinating discussion, and we would be remiss to not respect the value of one over the other. Digital signatures in a robustly secure environment have a healthy appeal, and the key aspect is not about the digital signature technology, but more about the robustness around the technology.
Like ink signatures, forgers will be working on beating the digital system, it is just a different type of forger.