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Florida – Revises the Law on Substitute Service of Process and Long-Arm Jurisdiction

Senate Bill 1432 (Chapter 2016-207) signed by the governor April 8 and effective July 1 revises the law on substitute service of process and long-arm jurisdiction. Substitute service may be effected on a person in charge of an intended defendant’s virtual office, executive office or mini suite, or a registered agent, officer or director of a corporation whose address is a virtual office, an executive office or mini suite.