Secure and reliable internet communication is one of the decisive factors for the further development of electronic legal and commercial interaction. Any potential changes to electronic documents must be clearly and unequivocally identifiable by the recipient, as must the sender. Electronic signatures can help guarantee these demands to the integrity and authenticity of an e-mail. They are therefore vital for the creation of the necessary basis of trust in legal and commercial communications. fr has been granted certificates for qualified electronic signatures by the relevant Law Society in Nuremberg, an accredited certification institution. We can use electronic signatures where requested and in accordance with our clients' wishes.