From quickly handling student applications to doing employee on-boarding, electronic signatures provide a safer and more effective way of obtaining signatures.

In 2000, the ESIGN Act gave e-signatures the same legal standing as wet-ink signatures. That was followed by the UETA act, which was embraced by most states in the U.S to guarantee uniformity in the use of e-signs and electronic records. https://create.piktochart.com/output/32342159-why-electronic-signature-is-in-so-much-demand