Directive N.1999/93/ce, Under Italian Law, Concerning A Community Framework For Electronic Signatures (2): Probative Efficacy Of The Telecommunication Document.The Decree n.10 dated 23rd January 2002 acknowledged in the Italian legal system the Directive n. 1999/93/CE concerning a Community framework for electronic signatures. The Decree deals with different aspects to which it is appropriate to make a through review, among which some trial aspects concerning the telecommunication document.
The following questions have been addressed in this article:What does “telecommunication document” mean?
What kind of judicial effectiveness is given to a telecommunication document on which there is no electronic signature?
What kind of judicial effectiveness is given to a telecommunication document singed by an electronic signature?
What kind of judicial effectiveness is recognized to a telecommunication document singed by an advanced electronic signature or by a digital signature?
Do the above-mentioned provisions also apply if the electronic signature is based on a qualified certificate provided from a State that is not a Member of the European Union?