United States Rules of Civil Procedure
Please click on the state links below for information on Rules of Civil Procedure and Process Serving Laws in your state.
It is important for lawyers, paralegals, process servers, and pro se litigants to be properly informed of civil procedure laws. An understanding of these laws ensures that service is properly effectuated to the standards of each individual state. Since each state has its own applicable laws, be sure to review all the states where you need papers served or where you are serving papers.
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NOTICE: At ServeNow.com we try to keep this information current. Please keep in mind, however, that process server and investigative associations are active in keeping legislation supportive of the process serving profession. Therefore, the laws regarding civil process in your state may change from time to time. You should visit your states Judicial Branch web site for the most up to date rules. Please contact us
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