E-Signature, E-Contract, and Remote Notarization: Regulatory Developments and Recent Enforceability Decisions
Recording of a 90-minute CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will review the most recent state and federal updates regarding the use of e-signatures, e-contracts, and remote notarization. The panel will discuss the expansion of e-contracts in previously restricted industries and recent decisions about the enforceability of e-contracts in general and particular provisions, including mandatory arbitration clauses.
- State updates
- Digital identity
- Federal updates
- Case law updates
- Supreme Court
- Circuit court high profile cases
- Public accommodation
- Unilateral changes
- Acceptance of terms/arbitration provision
- Supreme Court
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- What are the most recent state legislative changes surrounding electronic contracts and e-signatures?
- How have states changed the use of remote notarization?
- What enforceability, authentication, and admissibility challenges do counsel face in litigation involving e-signatures and electronic contracts?
- What do recent circuit court decisions advise on the enforceability of e-contracts and specific provisions?
Robert S. Cohen
Moritt Hock & Hamroff
Mr. Cohen serves as Chair of the firm’s Equipment Leasing and Transportation Finance group and is a member of its... | Read More
Mr. Cohen serves as Chair of the firm’s Equipment Leasing and Transportation Finance group and is a member of its Covid Litigation Task Force group. With over 30 years of experience in all facets of the equipment leasing and asset based lending industries, Mr. Cohen devotes his practice to commercial litigation, creditors’ rights, corporate transactions, bankruptcy, and cybersecurity related matters. He has particular experience in the documentation of financial transactions, electronic signatures, enforcement of equipment leases and secured loans, as well as the negotiation of workouts and resolutions. As a recognized leader in his field, Mr. Cohen serves as a frequent speaker and author on various topics relating to equipment leasing and finance, electronic signatures, and cybersecurity.Close
Aaron P. Kouhoupt
Mr. Kouhoupt offers a unique perspective shaped by more than 15 years’ experience as both in-house and outside... | Read More
Mr. Kouhoupt offers a unique perspective shaped by more than 15 years’ experience as both in-house and outside counsel to banks, FinTechs, and other financial institutions of various sizes and formats. He applies his extensive grasp of financial services regulation for clients ranging from marketplace lenders and other FinTech companies to community, regional, and national banks, automotive and personal property finance companies to small loan companies, mortgage lenders and servicers, and companies engaged in merchant cash advance and factoring. Mr. Kouhoupt counsels clients on regulatory compliance matters including consumer loan documentation, e-commerce, underwriting, and advertising. He also routinely advises clients on “traditional banking” issues including those arising under the BSA, FDCPA, and FCRA, as well as matters involving privacy, bankruptcy, and enterprise-wide risk management.Close