(a) A person is not liable on an instrument unless (i) the person signed the instrument or (ii) the person is represented by an agent or representative who signed the instrument and the signature is binding on the represented person under section 3-402.
(b) A signature may be made (i) manually or by means of a
device or machine and (ii) by the use of any name, including a
trade or assumed name, or by a word, mark, or symbol executed or
adopted by a person with present intention to authenticate a writing.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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