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On a related note, I have learned the hard way that a faxed signature does
not fly in court.  Now I have to insist on receiving  a hard copy of the
agreement with a wet signature.

Jeff Coronado, S.E.
West Covina, CA


----- Original Message -----
From: "M. David Finley, P.E." <pec(--nospam--at)isgroup.net>
To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
Sent: Friday, October 25, 2002 5:11 AM
Subject: Re: Duplicate Contracts


> I prefer 2 originals.  At the very least, I want an original with original
> (ink) signatures for my records.  The Client has the option of keeping the
> 2nd orginal with signatures or photocopying the single original.
>
> Of course there is an exception to every rule.  For my continuing clients,
I
> often fax them a contract and receive back just a fax with both
signatures.
>
> M. David Finley, P.E.
> 3810 South First Street - Suite 7
> Lake City, FL  32025
> 386-752-6400
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "richard lewis" <rlewistx(--nospam--at)juno.com>
> To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, October 24, 2001 3:03 PM
> Subject: Duplicate Contracts
>
>
> > I have seen this done, but don't know which way is correct, or the legal
> > way to do this.
> >
> > When I write an agreement with a client I make 2 originals, sign both
and
> > send them to the client.  I ask the client to sign both and send me one
> > copy back.  Is this the correct way to do this?  Would it be better to
> > have one copy signed and then a photo copy made?  Also, if I do the 2
> > copies method, should they both be originals, on my letter head, or
> > should one be an original on letter head and the other be a photo copy
of
> > the original?
> >
> > Does it make any difference?
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
> > Rich
> >
> >
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