On September 6, the president of the Czech Republic signed the Act on Trust Services. What new obligations arise from it and how to start using the new legislation for digital documents in practice right away?
13/09/16 / News
The Act on Trust Services is a response to the Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council on electronic identification and trust services for electronic transactions on the internal market and repealing Directive 1999/93 ES, which is generally known as eIDAS.
Among other things the Act defines types of electronic signatures, validity of acts and certificates during the transitional period, and methods of signing and validation. As the Act comes into force, public authorities are immediately obliged to correctly create and accept digital documents from the whole European Union.
Because we have been dealing with these subjects for years, we are now holding for you a conference titled “eIDAS documents – opportunity or threat”, which will take place on October 5, 2016 from 10 o’clock on the historical premises of the Kaiserstein palace in the center of Prague.
The conference should answer the following selected questions regarding eIDAS documents: