International lawyers, are you familiar with Letters Rogatory? In simple terms, letters rogatory are requests for legal assistance issued by a court in one country to a court in another country. They usually relate to one of three things: serving legal documents, taking testimony from a witness, or providing evidence. Read on to learn more.
International Process Serves
HKPS offers locate-and-serve solutions. Despite the limited availability of public databases in Hong Kong, we have a solid track record of successfully locating and serving hard-to-find individuals. Much will depend on the identifiers that you can initially provide. We have developed a comprehensive form that we will send to you on request.
Are you struggling with service of process in China? Hague Convention services can be problematic and time-consuming. But what if there was an alternative? At HKPS, we have worked with international clients to develop a unique approach to delivering legal documents in China. Our method is quick, cost-effective, and has received positive feedback from clients worldwide. Learn more about our innovative service of process in China.
Comprehensive service reports are included in your HKPS fixed price quotation. They detail all service attempts if there has been more than one. They also contain relevant photographs taken during the serve as well as dates and time.
Looking for the most up-to-date information on what is going on in European Union Process Serves? We look at the “Council Regulation (EC) 1393/2007 of 13 November 2007 on the service in the member states of judicial and extrajudicial documents in civil or commercial matters” that regulates the service of judicial and extrajudicial documents between European Union member states.
The Hague service convention applies only to state-to-state, international services. Formal service can take up to one year. HKPS can arrange an informal serve in China within a short time-frame and get the affidavit sworn in English in Hong Kong.