Wilson County, TN Circuit Court
Wilson County, TN Circuit Court

Process

Process

1a continuous operation, art, or method especially in manufacture

  • whoever invents or discovers any new and useful process…may obtain a patent therefor
  •  —U.S. Code
2   a procedure 
    b a means (as a summons) used to compel a defendant to appear in court; broadly a means by which a court acquires or exercises jurisdiction over a person or property — compare notice, service

NOTE: In civil procedure, service of a summons on a defendant is considered constitutionally sufficient process, although usually a copy of the complaint must also be provided according to the local rule of procedure.
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