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April 2020

Can I Notarize For A Signer In Washington, D.C.?

By NNA Staff on April 28, 2020 - A Maryland Notary asks if traveling to notarize for a signer in the District of Columbia is acceptable. The NNA Hotline Team answers the question.

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Saying Farewell To A Cherished Friend: Barbara Duckett Wallace 1939-2020

By NNA Staff on April 22, 2020 - The National Notary Association offers its heartfelt condolences to the family of a cherished member of the NNA community, Barbara Duckett Wallace, who passed away earlier this year.

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May I Notarize A Deer Hunting Tag?

By NNA Staff on April 20, 2020 - A California Notary asks if it is permitted to notarize a deer hunting tag. The NNA Hotline Team has the answer.

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10 Standards Of Practice For Remote Ink-Signed Notarizations

By Bill Anderson on April 16, 2020 - Several states have passed emergency orders during the COVID-19 pandemic allowing video conference notarization. Here are recommended standards to follow for these notarizations.

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How Do You Identify Signers For A Remote Online Notarization?

By David Thun on April 15, 2020 - When it comes to remote online notarization (RON), there is one question Notaries ask more than any other: How do you identify a signer who can be hundreds or even thousands of miles away?

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Important Update On NNA 2020 Conference, Scottsdale

By NNA Staff on April 15, 2020 - As the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis continues to impact life and business around the world, the National Notary Association team has been actively monitoring guidance from public health authorities and assessing the impact on our business and community practices. As part of that assessment, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the NNA 2020 Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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Can I Also Witness A Document That I'm Notarizing?

By NNA Staff on April 14, 2020 - A Notary asks if it is OK to serve as a witness while also notarizing a document. The NNA Hotline Team answers your questions.

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CA Notary Tip: Taking Thumbprints During COVID-19 Crisis

By Michael Lewis on April 07, 2020 - California Notaries are required to take signers’ thumbprints in their journal entries for many notarizations. Learn how to do so safely during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Are Emergency Remote Notarizations Covered By E&O Policies?

By Michael Lewis on April 02, 2020 - Does your Notary insurance cover emergency remote notarizations during the COVID-19 crisis? Here's what you need to know.

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NotaryCam Hiring Notaries And Signing Agents To Perform RONs

By David Thun on April 02, 2020 - NotaryCam is looking to hire Notaries across every remote online notarization (RON) state to meet growing monthly demand for hundreds of thousands of RON transactions.

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