Burr & Forman

Podcasts

Welcome to Burr & Forman’s podcast library.

Episode 1: Intro to E-Signatures Use for Remote Business

April 2nd, 2020
Burr’s inaugural podcast episode discusses e-signatures and how the COVID-19 outbreak presents not just major concerns for personal and public health, but also for enterprise continuity when companies must conduct business remotely.

This podcast will help answer questions businesses may have about using electronic signatures as part of their business continuity plan generally, and using them for signing and closing contracts in commercial transactions. Co-hosting this episode are Atlanta partner Ed Snow and Birmingham partner Beth Shirley.

 

Episode 2: E-Signatures: Admittance of Electronic Contracts Into Evidence: Part 1

April 29th, 2020
Burr’s podcast episode discusses E-Signatures and their admittance into evidence in a court proceeding and the authentication process.

This podcast will help answer questions businesses may have about using electronic signatures in court and the hurdles that they may encounter when doing so. It will also discuss the ways that authentication can go wrong and the complications that can arise when the opposing party denes signing an electronic contract. Co-hosting this episode are Atlanta partner Ed Snow and Orlando partner Jonathan Sykes.

 

Episode 3: E-Signatures: Admittance of Electronic Contracts Into Evidence: Part 2

April 29th, 2020
In this episode, we continue our discussion on E-Signatures and their admittance into evidence in a court proceeding and the authentication process.

This episode discusses how the authentication process can go wrong, how the original writing rule can come into play and what happens if the opposing party denies signing an electronic signature.

This podcast will help answer questions businesses may have about using electronic signatures in court and the hurdles that they may encounter when doing so. It will also discuss the ways that authentication can go wrong and the complications that can arise when the opposing party denes signing an electronic contract. Co-hosting this episode are Atlanta partner Ed Snow and Orlando partner Jonathan Sykes.

Episode 4: E-Signatures: Remote Online Notarization

April 30th, 2020
Burr’s podcast episode discusses E-Signatures and remote online notarization. This podcast will help answer questions businesses may have about E-Notarization and remote online notarization and the differences between the two. It will also discuss how rules for remote and E-notarization vary by state, and the issues that can arise in during the process. Co-hosting this episode are Birmingham partners Beth Shirley and Jay Price.

Take 5 Immigration Podcast Series: Episode 1

May 27, 2020
The Take 5 Immigration Podcast Series is a weekly high-level overview on what businesses need to know each week as it relates to immigration. The podcast is hosted by Burr partner Melissa Azallion, from the firm’s Hilton Head office.

Episode 1 discusses the variety of Presidential Proclamations that have been issues as a result of COVID-19, and the travel bans that have been imposed on the U.S. and other countries.

Take 5 Immigration Podcast Series: Episode 2

June 4, 2020
In Episode 2 of the Take 5 Immigration Podcast Series, we discuss important I-9 and E-verify rules for employees as they return to the workforce, and employer requirements for I-9 remote verification. The podcast is hosted by Burr partner Melissa Azallion, from the firm’s Hilton Head office.

Smart Business Dealmaker’s Podcast Series
Interview with Nashville Office Managing Partner Tucker Herndon

April 2020
Nashville partner Tucker Herndon partners with Smart Business Dealmakers to discuss how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted the M&A space, including deal flow and access to capital, as well as its overall impact on businesses.