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You have in theory two options but realistically only one. The first option would be to find a process server in UAE (if one such exists) send them your papers and have the person served. The real option however is to do a service by publication. There are details and forms for doing this at these websites:
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You need to follow the procedures in the links I provided to do service by publication, which basically means filing a notice in your local newspaper...it has nothing to do with taking your lawsuit out of the country.
Good Morning Lynn: I am another expert here and I'll try to assist. You haven't said what your suit is about, except that it involves property. Is it specific real estate in Bucks Co. PA? Are the defendants the record owners of that real estate? That may be important in how the defendants are served.
Does the suit involve title to the real estate? If so, an out of state defendant who has an adverse claim to title may usually be served notice by publication in a local newspaper. Also,
Sections 5323 and 5329(2) of the PA Judicial Code, 42 Pa.C.S. § § 5323, 5329(2), provide additional alternative procedures for service outside the Commonwealth. Customarily, the PA sheriff would mail the summons to the VA County sheriff to be served there.
A suit against a local PA bank would require summons to be served upon the bank's resident agent.
A damage suit in PA against your ex in the UAE is problematic at best. Jurisdiction for that usually is where the defendant resides. That is, unless the plaintiff can show sufficient connection with the U.S. state to give PA courts personal jurisdiction.
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