Madison, GA asked in Divorce for Georgia

Q: Does signing an acknowledgement of service and waiver of venue for divorce obligate me in any way.

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  • Snellville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: By signing an acknowledgment of service and waiver of venue, you (1) confirm that you have received service of process, which is a required action in successfully bringing a lawsuit, (2) avoid the need for a sheriff or other court-approved process server to come to your home or work place to "serve" you with a copy of the complaint against you and a court summons, and (3) waive your right to have the suit or hearing take place in your county of legal residence.

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