The definition of Service of Process is a method where parties documented in a legal lawsuit are formally served court documents a notice of legal action to the other party, which could be a defendant, court, or administrative body. The documents could consist of a complaint, answer, and/or motion papers. In the lawsuit, it requires the person to respond and appear before the court on a specific date and time.
A spouse may wonder if they can hand-deliver divorce documents on their own. The best way to serve your spouse is by hiring a process server in your area.
What is a summons complaint? A summons is a written notice, along with a complaint, notifying the court and the defendant(s) that the complaint has been served to all parties and lists the first court appearance and date for the lawsuit. Is their a deadline when serving a summons in New Jersey? After filing your […]