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Can an owner of an S Corp reply to a summons and/or civil suit

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Can an owner of an S Corp reply to a summons and/or civil suit or represent it's company in a law suit? In Florida?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Business Law
Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
Thank you for the post, I am happy to assist you by answering your questions. Unfortunately, not. A corporation cannot appear pro se. Richter v. Higdon Homes, Inc., 544 So. 2d 300 (Fla. 1st DCA 1989); Punta Gorda Pines Dev. Inc. v. Slack Excavating, Inc., 468 So. 2d 438 (Fla. 2d DCA 1985); Szteinbaum v. Kaes Inversiones y Valores, C.A., 476 So. 2d 247 (Fla. 3d DCA 1985); Hub Fin. Corp. v. Olmetti, 465 So. 2d 618 (Fla. 4th DCA 1985); Quinn v. Housing Auth. of Orlando, 385 So. 2d 1167 (Fla. 5th DCA 1980), even through its sole stockholder, Southeastern Assocs., Inc. v. First Ga. Bank, 362 So. 2d 967 (Fla. 1st DCA 1978).
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