My workﬂow is optimised for digital
Paper is collected!
in a tray for!
Everything is scanned!
I capture info and!
with my iPhone
Evernote for later!
Even handwritten notes!
are captured digitally
“Information is not without legal force and effect merely on
the grounds that it is wholly or partly in the form of a data
– Section 11, Electronic Communications and Transactions Act
“‘data message’ means data generated, sent, received or
stored by electronic means and includes—!
(a) voice, where the voice is used in an automated
(b) a stored record;”
–“data message” deﬁnition
“Writing.—A requirement in law that a document or information
must be in writing is met if the document or information is—!
(a) in the form of a data message; and!
(b) accessible in a manner usable for subsequent reference.”
– Section 12, Electronic Communications and Transactions Act
“data attached to, incorporated in, or logically associated with
other data and which is intended by the user to serve as a
“Where the signature of a person is required by law and such
law does not specify the type of signature, that requirement
in relation to a data message is met only if an advanced
electronic signature is used.”
– Section 13, Electronic Communications and Transactions Act
of being displayed
Is the information!
Purpose for which!
All other relevant!