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Volume 5, Issue 8 | August 19, 2009

Featured Article

Staying Safe On the Job
by Staff

Whether someone serves eight or 800 papers a year, it is important to remember that personal safety should be the number one priority – a serve can always be attempted later. Hopefully with a little common sense, vigilance and preparedness, process servers can continue to safely act as agents of the court and deliver important legal documents without harm.

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Government Contracts
Government Contracts: RFP's for Investigators and Process Servers

State and government contracts can provide process servers and investigators with steady, recurring revenue. Many and advertisers have been awarded contracts such as these as a result of being listed with us.

Government agencies advertise RFP's (request for proposal) for these contracts. As a free service to you, we provide the details of these contracts as they become available.

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Current Process Serving & Investigative Bid Opportunities

Background Checks
Savannah, Georgia
Agency: City of Savannah Purchasing Department
Description: The City of Savannah Purchasing Department is requesting proposals for Employee Background Verification Services to be used by the City of Savannah's Human Resources Department.
Bid Due Date: August 25, 2009
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Background Checks
Agency: Virginia's E-Procurement
Description: Provide pre-employment reference background checks and screening services to the System Office and twenty-three community colleges on an as needed basis.
Bid Due Date: September 7, 2009
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Background Checks
Agency: Oregon Department of Transportation
Description: The Oregon Department of Transportation is seeking proposals for background checks on new and current employees and contractors.
Bid Due Date: September 8, 2009
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Article Archives
ServeReport Exclusives

The following articles, written specifically for the process serving and investigation industry, were featured in previous issues of the ServeReport.

News Item Grow and brand your business with (Jul. 2009)
News Item What Counts When Collecting (Jun. 2009)
News Item Competing on Value or Price? (May. 2009)
News Item 60 Minutes To a More Professional Process Serving Business (May. 2009)
News Item Use Technology To Your Advantage (Apr. 2009)
News Item Roadmap to Success: Leadership, Technology and Professionalism (Mar. 2009)
News Item Thomas Ruskin: From NYPD to PI (Feb. 2009)
News Item Six Ways to Thrive in 2009 (Jan. 2009)
News Item Top Ten Tax Tips Before the Year Ends (Dec. 2008)
News Item Six Items to Put on Your Holiday Wish List (Dec. 2008)
News Item Your Business Card, Your Brand (Nov. 2008)
News Item Preparing Your Business for Sale (Sep. 2008)
News Item Why Offer Process Serving? (Aug. 2008)
News Item Six Ways to Run Your Business More Efficiently (Jul. 2008)
News Item When Hiring a Full-Time Employee is Not an Option (Jun. 2008)
News Item Roadmap to Success: Paula Ashcraft's Growth and Sale of Her Business (May. 2008)
News Item Ways to Recession-Proof Your Process Serving or Investigation Business (Apr. 2008)
Data Providers
News Item Choosing and Using Data Providers (Jun. 2007)
News Item An Easy Source of Additional Revenue for Servers (Jun. 2007)
Government Contracts and RFPs
News Item The Benefits of Securing Government Contracts (Aug. 2006)
News Item Determining Which Contracts are Right for You (Aug. 2006)
News Item Responding to a Request for Proposal (Aug. 2006)
News Item Know What's in Your Insurance Policy (Nov. 2005)
News Item Investigator & Process Server Insurance Primer (Sep. 2005)
News Item Social Media? What's That, and Why Do I Need It? (Jul. 2009)
News Item Five Tips to Try When Your Website Isn't Ranking (Oct. 2008)
News Item 500 New Potential Clients Per Year (Oct. 2007)
News Item Referrals: The Power of Word-of-Mouth Marketing (Sep. 2007)
News Item Don't Let Another Process Server or Investigator Steal Your Name! (Aug. 2007)
News Item Why Join Your State Associations? (Aug. 2007)
News Item Marketing Effectiveness for Process Servers & Investigators (Jan. 2006)
News Item Growing Your Process Serving and Investigation Business (Feb. 2005)
News Item Analyzing Process Server Software Functionality (Jul. 2008)
News Item Process Server Software: Benefits and Options (Jul. 2005)

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Upcoming Industry Events

Below you will find a list of upcoming industry events. For detailed information, please click on the links below.

PPIAC Annual Conference
Estes Park, CO | September 10-12, 2009
WSPSA Annual Conference
Vancouver, WA | September 11-13, 2009
Hit the Hill Campaign & NCISS Board Meeting
Washington, DC | September 23-25, 2009

If you have information on upcoming events or have articles you would like to contribute to the ServeReport please email us at [email protected] or call (877) 737-8366

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Member Badges & Member Badges

The and Member badges were created for advertising members to place on their home page. Thousands of legal professionals use and on a daily basis to find process servers and investigators. These brands are synonymous with process serving and investigation services - displaying these graphics on your site can lend credibility to your business.

Please visit the links below for the HTML code to place the following icons on your site. Member Badge Member Badge Investigator Badge Member Badge

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Newest Members
New and Members

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Below you will find a list of our newest members.
(sn) = Members
(pn) = Members
(ps) = Members

Western States Investigations (pn) Chandler, AZ
AMS Legal Support Services (ps) Bakersfield, CA
D&R Legal Process Service, LLC (sn,ps) Fremont, CA
Paramount Investigative Services (pn) Pasadena, CA
Served Legally (ps) Irvine, CA
Serves "R" Us (ps) Sacramento, CA
Sturdee Services (sn) Fairfield, CA
Third Echelon Investigation (pn) Los Angeles, CA
All Florida Process & Legal Support (sn) Jacksonville, FL
GLM Legal Services, Inc. (sn,ps) North Miami Beach, FL
The Lazo Agency (sn) Saint Petersburg, FL
Atlanta Attorney Services (sn) Atlanta, GA
Bullseye Protective Services (sn) Ellenwood, GA
A Plus Investigations, LLC (ps) Ragley, LA
G. Woodbury & Associates (pn) Clarkston, MI
Preferred Legal Courier (sn) Isanti, MN
Silverhawk Investigations (ps) Omaha, NE
North Carolina
Carlsen & Associates Investigative Group (pn) Hickory, NC
Hall Associates (sn) Rutherfordton, NC
M.I.S. Inc. Investigations (pn) Hickory, NC
SwiftWings-Express LLC (sn) Fayeteville, NC
The Archer Investigative Group, Inc. (ps) Raleigh, NC
Track 'Um PI (sn) Wilkesboro, NC
Mid-Tenn Process Services (sn) Cookeville, TN
Brewer Investigation Services (pn,sn) Denton, TX
Legal Delivery Service (sn) Beaumont, TX
Rudolph M. Jackson (sn,ps) Bedford, TX
Trident Investigations (sn) Virginia Beach, VA

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