Agent For Acceptance Of Service Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Agent For Acceptance Of Service, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Agent For Acceptance Of Service?

n. an appeal is an accusation of a person, in a legal form, for a crime committed by him; or, it is the lawful declaration of another man’s crime, before a court of law. Another usage is the act by which a party submits to the decision of a superior court, a cause which has been tried in an inferior tribunal. Acceptance of an appeal by a higher court generally annuls the judgment of the inferior court, so far that no action can be taken upon it