Process: A form of proceeding taken in a court of
competent jurisdiction for the purpose of giving compulsory effect to its jurisdiction.
Service: The act of personal delivery
of an originating document or
other originating process on an individual, company or
entity, usually proven by way of
an Affidavit of Service.
to be served on any person, company or entity for whatever reason, from a Court,
or Solicitor require legal proof of
delivery Affidavits of Service
in Ontario). These documents are generally part of a legal or judiciary action and the method of service
(delivery, service of process,
process service) of them is strictly covered by a set of rules laid down by the Court
Tribunal in which the action is being taken.
Personal service (delivery) is often used as the only option available in order to provide proof
that the party personally
received is in personal receipt of them.
Person over the age of eighteen
year old acting as an agent for a lawyer, individual or entity and employed to deliver a process.
City Process Servers - "WE ARE BIG ENOUGH TO HELP AND SMALL ENOUGH TO CARE!"