The last few years have seen a large emphasis on the use of technology. Businesses and law firms alike have had to adapt to meet the changing climate. An increasing number of meetings are now being held virtually, documents can easily be signed using online platforms and, most of all, emails have now become the most preferred method of communication in a business.
Therefore, many law firms have opted to communicate and serve proceedings using emails as this is time efficient, saves costs and advances sustainability. However, the question remains: is service by email valid?