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§ 21-108. Attribution and effect of electronic record and electronic signature

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCommercial Law

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Commercial Law
Title 21. The Maryland Uniform Electronic Transactions Act (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Commercial Law, § 21-108
§ 21-108. Attribution and effect of electronic record and electronic signature
(a)(1) An electronic record or electronic signature is attributable to a person if it was the act of the person.
(2) The act of the person may be shown in any manner, including a showing of the efficacy of any security procedure applied to determine the person to which the electronic record or electronic signature was attributable.
(b) The effect of an electronic record or electronic signature attributed to a person under subsection (a) of this section is determined from the context and surrounding circumstances at the time of its creation, execution, or adoption, including the parties' agreement, if any, and otherwise as provided by law.

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Added by Acts 2000, c. 8, § 1, eff. June 1, 2000.
MD Code, Commercial Law, § 21-108, MD COML § 21-108
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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