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What is waiver of service and consent to guardianship mean

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what is waiver of service and consent to guardianship mean to person being ask to sign?
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: arkansas
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: grandmother attempting to get guardianship
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Customer: lot of family conflict about who cares for children
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Good afternoon,

I'm Doug, and I'm sorry to hear of the confusion. My goal is to provide you with excellent service today.

A Waiver of Service means that you agree to not have to be personally served with a court Petition or lawsuit, and allow the court to still order a judgment in the case.

A Consent to Guardianship once signed means that you are giving your consent to the court to award legal guardianship to the party who is asking the court for that guardianship appointment.

You may reply back to me using the Reply link and I will be happy to continue to assist you until I am able to address your concerns, to your satisfaction.

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I wish you and yours the best in 2016,

Doug

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