Federal Court Approves Facebook Legal Notice

16 12 2008

In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court of Australia has ruled that lawyers could use the social networking site Facebook to serve court notices. After many failed attempts in serving a notice of a judgment on two loan defaulters, their public profile on Facebook with their e-mail address, DOB, and friend list, was enough for the court to approve the method of serving the documents.

Canberra Times for full article



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