Are E-Signatures Legal?

June 02, 2016 / in Blog, Electronic Signatures / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

People use e-signatures every day without even realizing they’re “e-signing” — signing on an electronic signature pad at grocery store check-out, replying to an email with a typed confirmation of terms, or putting in a PIN code for a debit card transaction, for example. Most people have no doubts about the legality of these everyday “e-sign” transactions. Yet, according to a member poll of the International Association of Commercial and Contract Managers (IACCM), 71 [...]

Litigation Counsel Guide: How to Prove Service of Court Documents by Email – Update

December 07, 2012 / in Blog, Registered Email™ / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

This posting should serve as a reference guide for process servers or lawyers who need to prove service by email. (1) Serve by email (1a) Florida Rules of Judicial Administration now require service of court documents to opposing counsel by email and rely upon the sender to track and prove delivery of said emails, and any attachments, to the intended recipient. The Florida Bar now offers RPost Registered Email™ [...]

Litigation Counsel Guide: How to Prove Service of Court Documents by Email

July 11, 2012 / in Blog, Registered Email™ / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

This posting should serve as a reference guide for process servers or lawyers who need to prove service by email. (1) Request permission to serve by email Request permission from the judge to serve court documents sent by RPost Registered Email™ service. Report to the judge that you will use the RPost Registered Email™ service as this method will produce a Registered Receipt™ email record that could be filed in paper form as supporting eviden [...]

The $25 Billion Email: Open Memo to Mark Zuckerberg, CEO, Facebook

June 08, 2011 / in Blog, Registered Email™ / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

(The memo was written in response to a recent lawsuit filed by Paul Ceglia where he claims to have emails from 2004 which show Mark Zuckerberg allotted him 50% of Facebook equity. Read Facebook’s response to the lawsuit.) Memo To: Mark Zuckerberg, Chief Executive Officer, Facebook From: Zafar Khan, Chief Executive Officer, RPost Re: Grounds for Early Dismissal of [...]

When Can You Convert Legal Notices to Registered Email™ Messages?

October 08, 2010 / in Blog, Registered Email™ / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

I was recently asked a question by an insurance company in Massachusetts that is likely a question on the minds of many who are looking to cut cost and reduce paper and mail use in the insurance sector. As such, let me share my response to their question, “…could we move to convert our thousands of insurance cancellation notices from first class mail with certificate of sending to Registered Email™ service by RPost?” Since RPost does not provide legal advice, the following should only b [...]