Legal Question in Civil Litigation in California

I am filing and serving an unlimited civil complaint and summons on Monday and having a friend serve the individuals and entities. There seems to be a few proof of service forms to choose from. Can you tell me which forms to use 10, 20 or 40 etc? Thanks

Asked on 10/25/13, 6:25 pm

2 Answers from Attorneys

Kelvin Green The Law Office of Kelvin Green

You are courting a sure disaster. You are filing an unlimited civil case pro ore and graving a friend who has no idea what the service rules are try to serve the defendant.. I would think you want 010.. If you have looked at the forms you would notice that most of the others have a notice right on it that it is not to be used for service of summons and complaint. If you are this lost now you won't survive demurrer

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Answered on 10/25/13, 11:02 pm

Anthony Roach Law Office of Anthony A. Roach

You use the POS-010 form, it is a mandatory form. You can access it here:

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Answered on 10/26/13, 12:32 pm

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