Any person who makes more than 10 services of process within this
state during one calendar year, for specific compensation or in
expectation of specific compensation, where that compensation is
directly attributable to the service of process, shall file and
maintain a verified certificate of registration as a process
server within the county clerk of the county in which he or she
resides or has his or her principal place of business
A Legal Document Assistant is any person who provides, or assists
in providing, or offers to provide, or offers to assist in
providing, for compensation, any self-help service to a member of
the public who is representing themselves in a legal matter, or
who holds themselves out as someone who offers that service or
has that authority. This shall not apply to any individual whose
assistance consists merely of secretarial or receptionist
A Professional Photocopier is any person who for compensation
obtains or reproduces documents authorized to be produced, and
who, while engaged in performing that activity, has access to the
information contained therein.
Professional Photocopier shall file a certificate of registration
with the county clerk of the county in which he or she resides or
has his or her principal place of business.
To register as a Professional Photocopier in San Mateo
County, please complete and provide the following (if renewing,
see information below):
An Unlawful Detainer Assistant is any individual who for
compensation renders assistance or advice in the prosecution or
defense of an unlawful detainer claim or action, including any
bankruptcy petition that may affect the unlawful detainer claim
Unlawful detainer assistant shall file a certificate of
registration with the county clerk of the county in which he or
she resides or has his or her principal place of business.
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