This book is published in 3 hole-punched, loose-leaf format allowing for periodic
updates, and to allow the user to interleaf examples of exemplars of
proofs or affidavits of service found during the course of business.
Several Blank Proof and Affidavit of Service Forms for use in
California and New Jersey are included, the only two states with
mandatory forms. Blank proofs of service of any type of document and a
declaration of diligence form are also included. Some of them are posted
A generic affidavit
that can be used in any state is also provided, but may be further
enhanced by reviewing the
Affidavit Requirements by State
section for any known requirements by the state court where the action
Code Sections and Rules of Court section lists the text of the laws
governing proof service, and service of a summons on a defendant and
notice to a tenant. The service statutes are included so that the proof
of service can reflect that the proper service requirements were met.
Elements of an Affidavit, Proof and Return of Service section
describes the information that may be required in proving service. The
elements that are required are further described in the
Summary of Affidavit
Requirements by State.
The Summary of
Affidavit Requirements by State describes affidavit and proof of
service requirements for all states, federal courts, and one Canadian
(See sample page here)
This book is $35.00,
plus tax and shipping via Priority Mail: $46.08
Registered Process Server's Guide to Service of Process,
is supplemented with the Affidavit and Proof of Service Requirements Guide that includes exemplars on how to
complete proofs of service.