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El Rol Evolutivo Del Notario Publico En Latinoamerica (The Evolving Role of the Latin American Notary Public)

7 Pages Posted: 2 Dec 2011  

Dante Figueroa

Georgetown University Law Center; American University - Washington College of Law; Chilean Bar Association; New York State Bar Association (NYSBA); D.C. Bar Association; United States Supreme Court Bar; Inter-American Bar Association; U.S. Court of International Trade

Date Written: June 30, 2010

Abstract

This article outlines the historical role that notary publics have fulfilled in Latin American civil law jurisdictions, and also highlights the current challenges that the electronic era and modern commercial transactions has brought over that traditional profession.

Keywords: Latin America, notary publics, public faith, affidavits, electronic signatures, electronic documents, proof and evidence

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Figueroa, Dante, El Rol Evolutivo Del Notario Publico En Latinoamerica (The Evolving Role of the Latin American Notary Public) (June 30, 2010). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1966797 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1966797

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Chilean Bar Association

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United States Supreme Court Bar ( email )

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