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Signing documents in a pandemic: what to do when signatories are isolated or scattered

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Covered in this webinar:


  • Legal requirements for signing documents remotely. 
  • Part electronic mechanisms.
  • Electronic mechanisms.
  • Practical tips for signing documents online.
  • Witnessing signatures remotely: law reform and latest updates.

This session was recorded on 19 March 2020.

CPD points:

You may wish to consider a personal CPD allocation of 0.5 CPD points Professional Skills / 0.5 CPD points Substantive Law. The regulators have issued updates on COVID-19 and CPD compliance. Practitioners should check their local requirements with respect to viewing recorded material.


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There have been a number of changes since recording this webinar. Our latest update outlines key changes to legislation across Australia from the early days of the pandemic to the present day.

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