Canadian law firm Stikeman Elliott LLP provides a legal opinion for organizations considering the use of e-signatures in Canada.
Learn how Canadian law applies to e-signatures
As e-signature adoption grows rapidly across the country, understand the legalities around enforceability of digital transactions and e-signed contracts.
Co-authored by one of Canada’s top corporate law firms, this paper provides clear insights, including:
- Stikeman’s legal opinion on the validity of electronic signatures in Canada, with particular
reference to the financial services sector
- An overview of provincial and federal laws
- Electronic record and signature security for ensuring admissibility
- Evidence best practices for reducing legal and compliance risk
Last updated: February 2017