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
As a result of the notice, Portalp International replied by entering a limited appearance and filed a Motion to Quash Service of Process because they claimed Zuloaga did not accurately comply with the requirements set forth in the Hague Service Convention.
COURT'S OPINION: The Supreme Court of Virginia affirmed the judgment of the Circuit Court dismissing the complaint with prejudice ibr Jacqueline's failure to obtain service of process on Dr.
The court noted that under Georgia law the well-settled principle is that "a suit commences only after the filing of a petition and the proper service of process upon the defendant.
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COURT'S OPINION: The Supreme Court of Virginia affirmed the judgment of the Circuit Court's order dismissing the complaint for failure of the plaintiff to make service of process on the defendant physician within 1 year after the time for making service of process had expired.
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Although the plaintiffs' filed their complaint against the defendant within the two year statute of limitations applicable in Alabama, they failed to make service of process on any of the defendants until more than four months after they filed their complaint.
The online system delivers service of process requests to the associated members of NAPPS and other professional groups.

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