agent for service of process

Definition of "agent for service of process"
  1. A person designated to receive important legal documents and tax notifications for a corporation or LLC, and is accountable for making sure the business's owners receive these messages promptly as required by state law
How to use "agent for service of process" in a sentence
  1. The agent for service of process was handed the lawsuit documents to be passed onto the corporation.
  2. The LLC appointed their lawyer as the agent for service of process.
  3. An agent for service of process plays a crucial role in ensuring timeliness of legal document transmissions.

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