Service of Process Primer – Service

Service of Process Primer – Service

Service of Process Primer – Service Every jurisdiction has guidelines for proper service of Process. For example, a summons and other related documents must typically be served personally on the defendant or, in some circumstances, on another person of legal age...
Deadlines, Dies Non Juris and GPS Certification

Deadlines, Dies Non Juris and GPS Certification

Deadlines, Dies Non Juris and GPS Certification Deadlines Most states have a deadline for completing service of process after the summons and complaint have been filed. In New York, for example, almost all cases must be served within 120 days of filing, and Hawaii...
The Cost of Faulty Service of Process

The Cost of Faulty Service of Process

The Cost of Faulty Service of Process On May 11, a defendant collection attorney (defendant) filed a petition to dismiss an FDCPA lawsuit, which the court partially granted and partially denied. The defendant was recruited by the creditor to initiate a collection...