Remote Electronic Signatures Effective Immediately

As a result of the Stay Home, Stay Safe executive order, electronic signatures are allowed for legal documents for a limited time.
By: Pear, Sperling, Eggan & Daniels
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - April 22, 2020 - PRLog -- The Stay Home, Be Safe executive order issued by Governor Whitmer in response to the Coronavirus virus requires people to stay home and quarantine. The attorneys at Pear Sperling Eggan & Daniels, P.C. are still available via phone, Zoom or Skype for a conversation about getting your affairs in order. In the past, parties, witnesses and notaries couldn't sign the documents because the law requires physical presence. Until now!

On April 8th, Governor Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-41, allowing electronic signatures and remote witnessing and notarization. This is effective immediately and will remain in place until May 6, 2020.

If you want to start your estate planning process and eventually sign your documents remotely under these new procedures, please contact our attorneys at 734-665-4441. Attorneys at Pear Sperling Eggan & Daniels, P.C., can help assist you with virtually everything law related.

About the Firm: Pear, Sperling, Eggan & Daniels, P.C. ( is an AV Rated firm, the highest possible rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the most widely recognized peer-review assessment of a law firm's ethical standards and professional competence. PSED Law is one of the oldest law firms in Washtenaw County. Founded in 1948 as Lawrence & Ulrich, over the past 70 years PSED Law has adapted to the ever-changing needs of its clients and has flourished into a highly regarded and successful, full-service law firm, trusted by clients and throughout the legal community.

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