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I Just Got Served with a Lawsuit – When Do I Have to File an Answer?

On or before 10 a.m. the Monday next following the expiration of 20 days…  Say again? If you have been served with a lawsuit in either a county court or a district court in Texas (J.P. courts are different – see … Continue reading

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Some Legal Papers were Posted to My Door… Have I Really Been Served with a Lawsuit?

Most likely yes. Of course the most common (and preferred) way of serving someone with notice of a lawsuit is through personal service (where a law officer or professional process server physically hands the legal papers to the person being served).  However, … Continue reading

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