Service of Process By E-Mail?
Posted by Bill on January 2, 2009
Earlier this month The Virginia Lawyers Weekly reported that an Australian attorney attempted service of process via a Facebook account (see Click Here. Of course, this is a unique way to serve a lawsuit since most service of process is by personal service, publication, posting or via mail.
Now the Virginia Lawyers Weekly reports that a similar situation is happening in Federal District Court in Virginia. Virginiaattorneys for indicted US Representative Willian J. Jefferson, D-La., asked US District Judge T.S. Ellis III to allow service of prcess by e-mail to an elusive international witness. Read the whole story: Click Here Go directly to the motion filed Here.
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