Family Law

Family Law

The Family Law Section works to improves the Probate and Family Court's accessibility and efficiency for the benefit of lawyers, judges, staff and the public. This section keeps its members current with educational seminars, updates on legislative activity and bench/bar networking opportunities.

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  • 2009-12-02: International Service of Summons/Complaint
    Taylore and I attended the MBA web seminar yesterday on web updates and section blogging. As an initial attempt for everyone to become involved, does anyone have any helpful practice hints on international service? I have one case which requires service in South America and one case which requires service in Europe. My online search has found a company which is very expensive - $1200-$2000 for service depending on whether or not I choose formal service or informal service. Any suggestions on companies? Any suggestions on possibly obtaining a court order for alternative service?...continue reading
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