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Adobe LiveCycle ES4

We use PDF forms for our submissions to the USPTO as well as for obtaining signature documents. With LiveCycle, I can update forms, save them, load them into my docketing database, and have them pre-populated with data. This process ensures continuity, less chance for error, and the ability to save the paralegals time when it comes to preparing filings.
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eSign Genie

They let you do one-off signings if you want to test it, but I've used all the signing services and this is by far my favorite. I think it's great for all size companies looking to streamline the contract process and a huge time saver. I'd highly recommend to friends and colleagues
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Pros

  • It enables me to quickly update and distribute forms that have been changed.
  • The layout features help ensure that the forms look professional.
  • The ability to preview what the final form will look like and how it will work, while still editing, is extremely helpful.
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  • The ability to drag and drop boxes on the document and then select who needs to sign them is very easy.
  • Automatic follow-ups and reminders to send documents
  • Easy to download documents and upload/delete them
  • Super simple to use and learn
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Cons

  • There are so many bells and whistles it can be intimidating.
  • It is not a product you just pick up and use, there is some training needed.
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  • I don't think it has mobile signing functions like some of their competitors do, but I could be wrong
  • They could update the look of the portal
  • They could update the speed of the site, it does seem consistently a bit slower than other sites
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Alternatives Considered

I have only ever used LiveCycle for our PDF form creation. I am not sure what other options there are, but we have never needed to look into anything else as LiveCycle works for us.
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They all basically do the same thing. In terms of small business needs, I like eSign Genie the best, but I can't speak to their mobile capabilities. I do know HelloSign is great for mobile signing. I really like simplicity and the ability to automate processes, and this can be easily achieved with eSign Genie.
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Return on Investment

  • LiveCycle has ensured that we are able to get a lot done, with little manpower.
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  • Saved me money on printer ink, paper and printer maintenance costs
  • Saved me time because I no longer have to print, sign and scan again
  • I can sign documents on the go
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Pricing Details

Adobe LiveCycle ES4

General
Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No
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eSign Genie

General
Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No
Additional Pricing Details