return of service
return of service: proof of service

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

return of service
Written confirmation under oath by a process server declaring that there was service of legal documents (such as a summons and complaint).
Category: Representing Yourself in Court
Category: Small Claims Court
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

return of service
n.
   written confirmation under oath by a process server declaring that there was service of legal documents (such as a summons and complaint).
   See also: service, service of process

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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