Category: Process Servers

Can You Serve a Bank?

A process server can serve a wide variety of people and institutions. But what about banks? Indeed, process servers can serve a bank. However, there can be some factors that make this more difficult to do. Read on to learn more: How to serve a bank in the United States Serving a financial institution is… Read more »

How Are Legal Documents Authenticated?

Legal documents undergo strict requirements in order to ensure they’re authentic. After all, an inauthentic legal document could undercut the entire legal proceeding. For some documents, a signature is enough to verify its authenticity, but others require a more thorough process. Local documents Local documents are used, as the name suggests, on the local level…. Read more »

What Is an Affidavit of Service?

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When rendering service of process, an important step that needs to be completed is an affidavit of service. But what exactly is an affidavit of service, and how essential is it? Here, we explain everything you need to know so you’ll be prepared. Defining an affidavit of service An affidavit of service, also known as… Read more »

What to Expect from Legal Messenger Services

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Legal documents should always be treated with security and care, especially when you’re sending them to various locations. You need to trust that your legal documents will not be breached and will reach their intended destination intact. With legal messenger services, you can get just that. But what should you expect when you hire a… Read more »

What Is a Registered Agent?

Individuals can be served by a process server, but so too can businesses, corporations, and other organizations. As such, when a specific entity has been served, they will need to have a Registered Agent in place. Here, we discuss what a Registered Agent is, what their responsibilities entail, and why you need one in the… Read more »

How to Spot a Fake Process Server

In an ideal world, we could trust every person that shows up on our doorstep. Unfortunately, many people try to take advantage of others by posing as a process server. These fake process servers can not only cost you your time, but your money as well. Here, we detail how you can spot a fake… Read more »

4 Questions to Ask When Hiring a Process Server

Choosing the right process server depends on your own due diligence. After you’ve thoroughly researched a few candidates, you’ll want to conduct interviews with each one. But what are the best questions to ask once they’re sitting down in front of you? Here are a few ideas to get you started: Are you certified with… Read more »

Understanding Financial Compliance for Process Servers

The world has changed drastically in the past few decades. Not only that, but a series of economic downturns, specifically those in 2008 and 2020, have impacted industries all over the country. In response, federal and state governments have passed new financial compliances laws and regulations. These guidelines not only impact financial institutions and law… Read more »

How to Serve Process with Military Members

How to Serve Process with Military Members

With most individuals, serving process is a straightforward transaction. A process server will use various tools and resources to find the individual, and then they will go to their place of residence to serve papers. However, things become more complicated when military members are involved. Since military members make it their job to protect our country, they… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Process Server

A process server is an integral part to any case. You need the right one to ensure success, but finding the right one can be difficult. Not only does a process server need the right qualities, but they also need to have the right qualifications. Below are some of the ways you can find the… Read more »