In the July-August 2018 issue of Notary Notes, we wrote that stamped signatures are never acceptable for notarizations. We were wrong and we apologize.
This important court case is about a notary notarizing for a client at the direction of her boss, who later testified that he relied on her to determine if her notarization would be valid. It wasn’t.
Thanks to Forbes.com for publishing this excellent article. Please remember, personal appearance is one of the keys to proper notarization.
If your name has appeared on the Secretary of State’s list of “bad notaries,” chances are, you’ve committed what’s become the Number One issue that gets notaries in trouble time and time again.