Webinar with Bird & Bird: When is an electronic signature legally binding in the EU?

Join our webinar with law firm Bird & Bird to discover when electronically signed documents are admissible and enforceable.

  • Date: 15 June 2020

  • Time: 10:00 CEST

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When are electronic signatures legal?

Many organisations are considering electronic signing, but in some cases it’s important to know the legal implication and admissibility of electronically signed documents. Signicat will offer a webinar that gives you an overview of the legal practice in various European countries.

Signicat’s VP Identity and Innovation, John Erik Setsaas, gives an introduction to the business aspects of electronic signatures and how to increase their applicability with preservation.

We have invited technology and financial regulation expert, Associate Annette Printz Nielsen from law firm Bird & Bird to speak about the legal aspects of electronic signatures, as well as provide an overview of the legal practice per country in Europe.

Join the webinar to learn:

  1. How your organisation can implement a future-proof electronic signing strategy
  2. When electronic signatures are legal
  3. About various countries handle electronic signatures in court proceedings

Meet the speakers

Anette Prinz Nielsen, Associate, Bird & Bird

Annette Printz Nielsen is one of the leading Nordic fintech lawyers. She has in depth industry knowledge and part of the core Bird & Bird fintech team and advises clients in a broad range of regulatory and technology related matters. Annette is recognised as such as the only Danish tier-1 lawyer in Fintech Chambers 2020.

John Erik Setsaas | VP of Identity & Innovation | Signicat

John Erik is a pioneer in the identity space with over 30 years’ experience. Before joining Signicat, John Erik was Chief Development Architect for SAP Identity Management and taught ecommerce, identity services and security at Buskerud University College in Norway. He is also a board member of the EEMA, Europe’s leading digital identity think tank. A seasoned speaker, he has presented at international conferences including Money20/20, OIX, Trustech and World eID & Cybersecurity.

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Do you really know who signed the document? There are electronic signatures and then there are verified electronic signatures. Eliminate any room for doubt with electronic signatures that couple identity verification as part of the signing process.

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