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Can a 16 year old boy get served a law suit in New York for his father he hadn't spoken to in years and divorced from his mom
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Family Lawyer: Loren, Lawyer replied 6 months ago
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Family Lawyer: Loren, Lawyer replied 6 months ago

Is this your home, where the summons was left?

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No my ex wife house
Family Lawyer: Loren, Lawyer replied 6 months ago

Thank you for the additional information.

Then the service of process is defective. The service needs to be on your workplace, residence or usual place of abode.

You should file a special appearance and motion to dismiss based on flawed service.

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