ISSN: 2605-5244

Palabra clave: publicity; notification

Service of process via social media in civil cases: an exploration of the potential use of social media platforms for bringing notice to defendants in Belgium

Cedric Vanleenhove

In common law systems, there has recently been a trend to permit plaintiffs to serve process on defendants through social media networks. This trend raises the following question: Is this form of service also beneficial in civil law countries, in particular, Belgium? To answer this question, this Ar...