The first step in your Arizona divorce is filing the petition with the court and then notifying your spouse. Just calling up your spouse – or, in some celebrity cases, texting them – is not enough to notify
Can Invalid Service Ruin a Case?
Proper service of process is the start of many legal claims. You notify your employer that you are bringing a suit based on what you believe was a wrongful termination. You notify your roommate that you are initiating formal eviction proceedings. Serving this notice
An eviction notice is the first step to the eviction process. Unlike what might be portrayed in movies and on TV, just telling a tenant that they are evicted is not all that happens to get them out of the house or apartment. Having the eviction papers served just begins
Most estate planning attorneys in Scottsdale will have to work with a process server at some point or another, but not all attorneys understand the value of proper service of process. Document service may seem like little more than a formality – that is until they are dealing with
Mesa, AZ – ASAP Serve, Arizona’s first choice for service of legal process announces teaming up with Skip Serve Investigations, a private investigation company specializing in finding people, especially those that don’t want to be found. While the companies will remain separate in corporate structure, this unique symbiotic relationship will
After a money judgement (a court decision requiring money to be given from one person or legal entity to another), the money must be paid. The person who is owed the money (called the judgment creditor) is responsible for collecting the money. If the person who is supposed to
What is Legal Harassment In Arizona
In Arizona, harassment has a specific, legal definition. According to the Judicial Branch of Arizona Maricopa County website, one act can never constitute harassment. The act must be repeated in order to be considered legal harassment. There are other conditions as well.
Restraining Orders in Arizona go by the title of orders of protection or injunctions. According the the Judicial Branch of Arizona in Maricopa County, you can only apply for an order
There are many types of legal papers that a process server can deliver. In Arizona, a forcible detainer is one such type of paper. In more common terms, a forcible detainer is a part of the eviction process, and is sometimes called eviction. There are many steps involved in evicting
At ASAP Serve, we deliver a wide variety of legal papers. We thought it might be helpful if our clients, and anyone else reading this blog, knew more about the papers we serve. The following are just a few of the many types of papers that
If you are new to process serving, there may be some terms that you are not familiar with. Some terms that sound familiar may have specific legal meanings. In order to better understand process serving, it is important to first understand some of the basic terminology. Our goal is to
Most people know that process servers deliver papers for court cases, but they may not realize all of the different types of legal documents that can be served. Arizona process servers, including those at ASAP Serve, can promptly and legally serve many types of
If you have a legal document that needs served in Arizona, you may be wondering if you have to hire a process server. In Arizona, the answer is most likely yes. There are alternatives to a process server. A sheriff could serve legal
New technology can be a a big help to process servers, especially when trying to track down someone who is attempting to avoid a summons. See our article on Skiptracing for more information on some of the technology that we use. Social Media technology is providing Phoenix process