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18 Dec 07 #9225 by Jane2002
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Hi there, can anyone let me know the process after the petition is served by the court bailiff please?

I assume the bailiff returns to court and signs to say it has been served but then what do the courts do?

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18 Dec 07 #9243 by attilladahun
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If H acknowledges receipt of the Petition he should fill in an Acknowledgement of Service form (AOS) within 8 days...if so next step:

Apply for Directions for trial:

www.hmcourts-service.gov.uk/courtfinder/forms/d186_0405.pdf

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19 Dec 07 #9252 by Jane2002
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Sorry, I forgot to say he has refused to sign the acknowledgement of service so I have requested the court bailiff serve the petition.

Do I still need to apply for Directions for Trial and if so, how long do I need to wait?

I know he has received the petition as he has made three abusive phone calls regarding it.

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