As a general rule electronic signatures are allowed in India and cannot be denied just because it is an signature. In order for it to be a valid contract
In India, electronic and certificate-based digital signatures are regulated by the Information Technology Act, 2000 (IT Act) and the following rules made under this Act:
Reliable electronic and digital signatures are presumed valid under Indian law. However, an agreement will not be considered invalid if formed with non-recognized electronic signatures. A reliable and valid electronic signature under the IT Act must be:
The following documents cannot be signed with esignatures
The following elements of compliance available within BoldSign can be used to comply with India’s eSignature laws:
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