notice by publication
- An announcement made in a public medium, such as a newspaper, which is typically used or mandated in issues of public interest, property, or estates, or after efforts to personally serve legal documents fail
- The property owner failed to respond to the notice by publication regarding their tax obligations.
- After several unsuccessful attempts to deliver the lawsuit papers, the court decided to resort to notice by publication.
- The city government issued a notice by publication about the upcoming changes in zoning laws.