Most of us can probably agree that legality and security are incredibly
complex topics. To help everyone grasp a better understanding of how both
apply to electronic documents, DocuSign presented a partner webinar last week
on July 16th. The key presenters of this webinar are Miles Kelly, Senior
Director of Product Marketing at DocuSign; Steve Bisbee, Co-Inventor and
President/CEO of eOriginal; and Margo Tank, Partner of BuckleySandler LLP.
Miss the webinar, or looking for highlights? Here’s an overview of the top
5 things you need to know to keep your electronic documents legal and secure:
1) Know the Law
Electronic signatures are legal! The adoption of the Uniform Electronic
Transactions Act (UETA) at the state level and the passage of Electronic
Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (ESIGN) at the national level
in 2000 solidified the legal landscap... (more)
8 Tips for Going Paperless In Your Small Business
Ray Coleman is a small business owner who writes about money management,
green living, and sustainability.
One of the great benefits of the modern age is the ability of small
businesses to conduct a majority of their operations in the digital realm.
Eliminating the need for bulky file cabinets, storage facilities,
photocopiers, printers, and scanners can reduce overhead dramatically.
Replacing costly courier services with emails, and swapping out newsletters
and solicitations for social media and web-based marketing programs me... (more)
Closing time is not just radio noise from our 90s memory lane, but another
moment when we can gleefully wrap up the week before heading into the
This week offered meat and heft for digital business news media. TechCrunch
hailed Microsoft as the “comeback kid,” and unearthed more information
about Google’s upcoming Classroom app. VentureBeat broke the news on
privacy implications on a digital legal practice while Forbes capped off
Bitcoin’s first birthday with a look at its future.
Read these five trending news articles, and you’ll have earned a hall pass
to rock ou... (more)
One of my favorite things about working with the DocuSign real estate team is
hearing feedback from real estate professionals about our products and
incorporating that input into future updates.
The latest update of DocuSign Transaction Rooms tackles an item that we’ve
heard a lot about recently from brokers and agents, and especially
transaction support personnel like transaction coordinators. PDFs can be
cumbersome to work with, especially when a single PDF contains several
different documents or the orientation of pages is off. With this new
release, you now have the ability ... (more)
Contributed Article By: Stefan Kratz, Sr. Director of Customer Development at
When you’re a company in the clean tech space, you have to walk the walk.
At Stem, we’re dedicated to helping businesses reduce their energy bills
and contributing to a more efficient electrical grid. Our technology combines
the latest advances in big data analytics and energy storage, so it's natural
that we would also be looking for leading-edge document technology.
We use DocuSign in virtually all phases of our business development process.
From getting non-disclosure agreements signed w... (more)