By clicking the check box next to the E-Sign Consent Agreement, you are accepting all of the following terms and conditions relating to American Business Services’ electronic notification/communications policy and American Business Services’ electronic consent and contract binding policy. Please read the information below carefully and thoroughly.
YOU AGREE TO ELECTRONIC CONTRACT BINDING
You consent that your electronic signature on agreements and documents has the same legal and moral effect as if you signed such agreements and documents in ink and will be deemed valid, authentic, enforceable and binding. You understand and acknowledge that the federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act defines an “electronic signature” as an electronic sound, symbol or process, attached to or logically associated with a contract or other record and executed or adopted by a person with the intent to be bound by such contract or record. Based on this definition, you further consent that your electronic actions or your participation in certain electronic processes that are logically associated with a contract or any fully disclosed terms and conditions shall also have the same legal effect as if you signed such contract or agreed to such terms and conditions by providing your written signature in ink and you agree that such actions/participation will be deemed a valid and binding contract to the extent such actions/participation indicates your intent to be legally bound.
YOU AGREE TO ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS
You hereby agree that American Business Services may provide any communication or notification to you electronically and you hereby consent to receive by electronic means any and all agreements, documents, disclosures and/or notices required to be given by applicable law, regulation or internal American Business Services policy. You also consent to allow American Business Services to respond to any inquiries or communications by email, fax or other electronic means regardless of the format of the original inquiry. You agree that electronic copies of communications are valid and you will not contest the validity or enforceability of such communications or any related transactions, absent proof of altered data or tampering. Pursuant to law and regulations, you agree and acknowledge that all electronic communications delivered to you by American Business Services (i) shall be given the same legal effect as signed paper communications, (ii) shall be considered a “writing” or “in writing” and (iii) shall be deemed for all purposes to have been “signed” and to constitute an “original” when printed from electronic files or records established and maintained in the normal course of business. You agree that all electronic communications and actions recorded by American Business Services shall be deemed valid and admissible originals.
Required hardware and software:
Operating Systems: Windows® 2000, Windows® XP, Windows Vista®; Mac OS® X
Browsers: Final release versions of Internet Explorer® 6.0 or above (Windows only); Mozilla Firefox 2.0 or above (Windows and Mac); Safari™ 3.0 or above (Mac only)
PDF Reader: Acrobat® or similar software may be required to view and print PDF files
Screen Resolution: 800 x 600 minimum
Enabled Security Settings: Allow per session cookies
YOU UNDERSTAND THE DISCLOSURES ABOUT CHANGING YOUR CONSENT
If you elect to receive required notices and disclosures only in paper format, it may slow the speed at which we can complete certain steps in transactions with you and delivering services to you. Nonetheless, you may change your consent at any time. Your consent to electronic communications and E-signing may also be withdrawn at any time by providing us with written notice that has been notarized and sent to the address below. Notwithstanding your change of consent, any electronic communications provided or agreements entered into with your electronic signature prior to your consent being withdrawn shall remain effective and binding.
Your correspondence must contain in the body of such request your email address, full name, US Postal address, and telephone number. After your withdrawal of consent has been received and processed by American Business Services, all subsequent notifications and communications will be sent by regular mail to the last known address on file with American Business Services You have the option to receive any information that we have provided electronically in paper form at no cost to you by providing a written request to the address above. Additionally, you will have the ability to download and print certain documents through the American Business Services online system.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND CONFIRM YOUR CONSENT
If you consent to receiving notices and disclosures in electronic format on the terms and conditions described above, please let us know by clicking the checkbox next to “E-Sign Consent Agreement” on the previous page. By clicking the check box, you acknowledge and confirm that (1) you can access and read this E-SIGN CONSENT AGREEMENT; (2) you can print on paper the disclosure or save or send the disclosure to a place where you can print it, for future reference and access; and (3) until or unless you notify American Business Services as described above, you consent to receive from and through electronic means all notices, disclosures, authorizations, acknowledgements, and other documents that are required to be provided or made available to you by American Business Services during the course of your relationship with American Business Services.