service of process

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Noun1.service of process - the act of delivering a writ or summons upon someone; "he accepted service of the subpoena"
bringing, delivery - the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail); "his reluctant delivery of bad news"
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A commodity which is a more or less adulterated condition the State sells to the citizen as a reward for his allegiance, taxes and personal service.
Where, for the first time in many revolving years, the overwhelming pressure of pecuniary liabilities was not proclaimed, from day to day, by importune voices declining to vacate the passage; where there was no knocker on the door for any creditor to appeal to; where personal service of process was not required, and detainees were merely lodged at the gate!
Natural timidity, and that retiring and perhaps peculiar lassitude, which forms the very groundwork of female fascination, in the tropical provinces of Spain, held her in their seemingly indissoluble bonds; and it is more than probable, that had not an accident occurred, in which Middleton was of some personal service to her father, so long a time would have elapsed before they met, that another direction might have been given to the wishes of one, who was just of an age to be alive to all the power of youth and beauty.
'But personal service, by clerk or agent, in these cases, you know, Mr.
Their groping efforts to better their condition received strong stimulus also from the ravages of the terrible Black Death, a pestilence which, sweeping off at its first visitation, in 1348, at least half the population, and on two later recurrences only smaller proportions, led to a scarcity of laborers and added strength to their demand for commutation of personal services by money-payments and for higher wages.
This organization primarily operates in the Laundry and Garment Service industry within the personal service sector.
But many courts have required personal service of the summary proceeding papers on a tenant before issuing a money judgment.
"Wonderful marries technology and personal service to enhance your life in Korea as an expat or traveler.
The company also offers well-priced bathroom furniture, fittings and appliances, as well as a high level of personal service and customer care.
They have a standard statement that the charge "helps to give excellent personal service, helps investment in new technologies, and that they no longer charge postage on tickets".
She has been with Financial Center for nearly two years serving as a personal service representative at the Fox Road and Castleton locations.