New Official Form of Summons, Arkansas Rule of Civil Procedure 4

Arkansas Process Servers! Take notice of the New Official Form of Summons. FORM OF SUMMONS The Supreme Court of Arkansas has adopted the following form of summons for use in all cases in which personal service is to be had pursuant to Rule 4(c), (d) and (e) of the Arkansas Rules of Civil … [Read more...]

Assault on Process Server

§1501. Assault on process server Whoever knowingly and willfully obstructs, resists, or opposes any officer of the United States, or other person duly authorized, in serving, or attempting to serve or execute, any legal or judicial writ or process of any court of the United States, or United States … [Read more...]

Federal Civil Rights Suit Seeking $40M Is Dismissed Process Server Gave Complaint to Wrong Court

Federal Civil Rights Suit Seeking $40M Is Dismissed; Process Server Gave Complaint to Wrong Court Posted Jun 19, 2012 11:09 AM CDT By Martha Neil A federal judge in New York has dismissed a civil rights suit filed over a hate-crime slaying, agreeing with a magistrate that a process server … [Read more...]

Federal Judge Rejects ‘Unorthodox’ Plea to Permit Service by Facebook

Federal Judge Rejects 'Unorthodox' Plea to Permit Service by Facebook Mark Hamblett New York Law Journal 06-12-2012 A federal judge has rejected using Facebook as an alternative method of serving process on a party in a lawsuit who has been hard to find. Southern District Judge John Keenan … [Read more...]

What Makes a Process Server Good?

If you’re looking for a Little Rock process server, there are some ways that you can ensure that you make a good choice. Not all businesses that handle this work are equal. Some of them will take too long to serve documents and others will fail to find the person they needto serve. To avoid this … [Read more...]

Why Hire a Professional Process Server

Regardless of the size of court case, there is what may seem like an endless stream of details to be handled in order for the case to proceed. Finding a professional process server to deliver the court summons for your case to the defendant is one of the most important steps that will be made. … [Read more...]

What is an Affidavit of Service in Arkansas?

An Affidavit of Service is proof of service, which is a notarized document you receive from your Arkansas process server upon completion of service. The Affidavit of Service in Arkansas describes who was served, when service took place, and where service occurred. The Affidavit of Service is crucial … [Read more...]

Is my Arkansas process server required to be licensed or appointed?

In Arkansas, people who qualify as process servers have been appointed by the court in the district in which process service is going to be made. People who want to become process servers must submit an application and an affidavit to the court and must be appointed by the administrative judge or by … [Read more...]

How long does service of process take in Arkansas?

Different types of service are offered by Most often, we estimate that our service (or turn-around-time) will take anywhere from five to seven days from the time we have been retained by you. However, we offer other types of service including rush service or overnight air service. … [Read more...]

What are the costs of serving my legal papers in Arkansas?

Service of process in Arkansas can range from $50 to $200 or more, depending on your needs or upon special requests such as rush service, overnight service, locate service or other additional requests. Price is affected if locate service or any of the aforesaid additional services are … [Read more...]