M & K WELDING, INC. v. LEASING PARTNERS, LLC, 04-1027
The failure to have effected service on the Secretary of State, prior to sending notice to defendant, constitutes a defect fatal to both service and personal jurisdiction.
- Decided 10/25/2004
- Published 10/25/2004
COFFIN, Senior Circuit Judge., Before SELYA, Circuit Judge, COFFIN, Senior District Judge, and LIPEZ, Circuit Judge.
United States First Circuit
Lisa A. Wellman-Ally with whom Law Offices of Wm. Howard Dunn, P.C. was on brief for appellant.
Frank P. Spinella, Jr. with whom Hall, Morse, Anderson, Miller & Spinella, P.C. was on brief for appellee.