§ 137.11 Definitions
§ 137.12 Application
§ 137.13 Use of electronic records and electronic signatures; variation by agreement
§ 137.14 Construction
§ 137.15 Legal recognition of electronic records, electronic signatures, and electronic contracts
§ 137.16 Provision of information in writing; presentation of records
§ 137.17 Attribution and effect of electronic records and electronic signatures
§ 137.18 Effect of change or error
§ 137.19 Notarization and acknowledgement
§ 137.20 Retention of electronic records; originals
§ 137.21 Admissibility in evidence
§ 137.22 Automated transactions
§ 137.23 Time and place of sending and receipt
§ 137.24 Transferable records
§ 137.25 Submission of written documents
§ 137.26 Interoperability

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 137 > Subchapter II

  • contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Following: when used by way of reference to any statute section, means the section next following that in which the reference is made. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols or figures. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Oath: includes affirmation in all cases where by law an affirmation may be substituted for an oath. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Person: includes all partnerships, associations and bodies politic or corporate. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Promulgate: when used in connection with a rule, as defined under s. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • State: when applied to states of the United States, includes the District of Columbia, the commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the several territories organized by Congress. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia, the states, the commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the territories organized by congress. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Village: means incorporated village. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01