Electronic Signatures and Contracts for the Sale of land

Hewitson, Russell (2021) Electronic Signatures and Contracts for the Sale of land. The Conveyancer and Property Lawyer, 85 (2). pp. 120-127. ISSN 0010-8200

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Abstract

Reviews the growing use of electronic signatures, and when they may be used in contracts for the sale of land (CFSL). Examines what constitutes an electronic signature, key features of advanced and qualified electronic signatures, and the requirements for CFSL under the Law of Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1989 s.2. Discusses relevant case law, and the status of automatically generated email footers.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Contracts for sale of land, Digital technology, Electronic signatures, Email, Machine-generated information
Subjects: M200 Law by Topic
Department: Faculties > Business and Law > Northumbria Law School
Depositing User: John Coen
Date Deposited: 20 Jul 2021 09:36
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2021 10:05
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/46717

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