CHAPTER 896
CIVIL PROCESS, SERVICE AND TIME FOR RETURN

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Sec. 52-57. Manner of service upon individuals, municipalities, corporations, partnerships and voluntary associations.
Sec. 52-59b. Jurisdiction of courts over nonresident individuals, foreign partnerships and foreign voluntary associations. Service of process.

      Sec. 52-57. Manner of service upon individuals, municipalities, corporations, partnerships and voluntary associations.

      Subsec. (a):

      In light of facts that front door of defendants' home was inaccessible, that marshal affixed the process to property's main entryway, and that the property is a single-family residence and defendants actually received notice of the action, the service of process effected by the marshal was reasonably likely to achieve personal notice and constituted proper abode service pursuant to this section. 98 CA 852.


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      Sec. 52-59b. Jurisdiction of courts over nonresident individuals, foreign partnerships and foreign voluntary associations. Service of process.

      Subsec. (a):

      Subdiv. (1): Preparation of Connecticut income tax return, along with New York and federal income tax returns, is not sufficient to provide court with personal jurisdiction over New York accountant who performed services exclusively in New York, especially since claim against accountant relates to negligent preparation of New York income tax returns. 282 C. 109. Plaintiff seeking personal jurisdiction over a nonresident individual must present evidence satisfying the "substantial revenue" requirement of Subdiv. (3)(B). Id.


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