E-signature, case I FZ 76/20

October 31st, 2020, Tomasz Rychlicki

The Polish Supreme Administrative Court in its decision of 11 August 2020 case file I FZ 76/20, noted the importance of proper signing of the submitted electronic document and ruld that the signature of the electronic document submitted by the e-PUAP platform (a Polish nationwide platform for communication of citizens with public administrations in a uniform and standardized way), inside which other documents are transferred (attachments) results in the signing of the entire electronic document, i.e. the content of the form along with the files attached to it, including the power of attorney document.