The commercial and personal value of signatures in society

This article reminds us that a signature holds enormous importance as the mark of the person to whom they relate.  Whilst biometric based technologies that strengthen the capacity to register and verify identity continue to evolve, the commercial or personal value of a signature remains extremely high.      

In the situation described in this article, the Gold Coast Titans, the player James Roberts and the employee who has admitted completing the forgery are now dealing with the consequences.