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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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.
Elvis provided a type of personal service that would have been problematic, essentially impossible, to replace.
The IRS recently released guidance warning that trusts, estates, and personal service corporations engaged in the real property business cannot meet the qualifying tests of IRC Section 469(c)(7)(B), because that test applies only to individuals capable of performing personal services.
Prior to his promotion, he was a personal service representative at DATCU's downtown branch.
The Tax Court held that a land surveying company was a personal service corporation subject to a 35% flat income tax rate because it was engaged in engineering, despite the fact that it performed no work requiring an engineering license under state law.
The factual situations addressed in this ruling raise the question of the extent to which a service is considered a personal service under Sec.
This tally represents a leap in business and validation of the company's unique service concept: meld excellent on-line information with hands-on personal service to expedite the residential rental process.
At Oriental Massage a half massage would cost pounds 40, full massage pounds 70 with personal service lasting 30 minutes.