Memo Ends Contest for Jurisdiction Over Online Trading
- Lawyer: E-SIGN Act Could Preempt State Laws. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;09/26/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30983, p5
Reports that the federal law on electronic records and signatures, which takes effect on October 1, 2000, may preempt state laws that require bids for municipal securities to be accepted in the form of written documents. Key provisions of the Electronic Signatures in Global and National...
- Law needs flexibility. Rapoza, Jim; MacKenna, John // eWeek;06/26/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 26, p107
Focuses on the bill that legalizes the use of online signatures in business transactions in the United States. Tendency for the US government to specify use of a particular standard.
- Bill signals leap forward for electronic transactions. Ferrers, Tony // Chartered Accountants Journal;Jun99, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p24
Provides information about the Electronic Transactions Bill enacted by the government of New Zealand. Proponents of the bill; Enforcement of the regulation on electronic commerce; Principal provisions; Problems related to online share trading. INSET: The end bit..
- MSRB to Let Non-Principals Be Optional E-Mail Contacts. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;8/8/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31445, p4
Reports the filing of amendment for Rule G-40 by the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board to the Securities and Exchange Commission in the U.S. Permission of a dealer to designate a second contact for electronic mail communications by the amendment; Description of Rule G-40; Definition of...
- NEWSBRIEFS. // InfoWorld;07/03/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 27, p3
Provides news briefs about information technology as of July 2000. Passage of the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act into law; Warning on the possible impact of instant messaging and other chat clients on network security; Details on the planned investment of Microsoft in...
- Addressing privacy issues. Contardo, Darren // Northern Ontario Business;Nov2001, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p16
Discusses the Canadian government's creation of standards for electronic commerce and privacy. Enactment of the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) in May 2001; Ways to ensure security when conducting electronic business; Law stating that any business found...
- It's e-comm vs. the law. Messmer, Ellen // Network World;10/12/98, Vol. 15 Issue 41, p39
Warns companies doing business over the World Wide Web to beware of legal pitfalls. Determination of jurisdiction in a customer's lawsuit against the company; Liability for embellishing the manufacturer's claims about its products; Security of Web-hosting firms.
- Names Change. What About the Politics? Hoffman, William // Traders Magazine;Jan2001, Vol. 14 Issue 176, p12
Focuses on the selection of leaders for committees of the 107th Congress in the United States. Overview on the appointed committee leaders; Securities industry priorities of committee leaders; Implication of presidential nominations to the Congress' work.
- B. Should A Congressional Committee Be Permitted To Grant Immunity To Its Witnesses? PRO. McCarran, Pat // Congressional Digest;May54, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p146
In this article, the author presents his views in support of granting immunity to U.S. Congressional Committee during debate on his bill. The internal security of the country is far more concerned with halting the conspiracy for the future. It is very important to have a legislation which will...