Code Section

Code of Civil Procedure - CCP

PART 2. OF CIVIL ACTIONS [307 - 1062.20]

  ( Part 2 enacted 1872. )
  

TITLE 5. JURISDICTION AND SERVICE OF PROCESS [410.10 - 418.11]

  ( Title 5 added by Stats. 1969, Ch. 1610. )
  

CHAPTER 4. Service of Summons [413.10 - 417.40]

  ( Chapter 4 added by Stats. 1969, Ch. 1610. )
  

ARTICLE 4. Persons Upon Whom Summons May Be Served [416.10 - 416.90]
  ( Article 4 added by Stats. 1969, Ch. 1610. )

  
416.40.  

A summons may be served on an unincorporated association (including a partnership) by delivering a copy of the summons and of the complaint:

(a) If the association is a general or limited partnership, to the person designated as agent for service of process in a statement filed with the Secretary of State or to a general partner or the general manager of the partnership;

(b) If the association is not a general or limited partnership, to the person designated as agent for service of process in a statement filed with the Secretary of State or to the president or other head of the association, a vice president, a secretary or assistant secretary, a treasurer or assistant treasurer, a general manager, or a person authorized by the association to receive service of process;

(c) When authorized by Section 18220 of the Corporations Code, as provided by that section.

(Amended by Stats. 2004, Ch. 178, Sec. 3. Effective January 1, 2005.)