The Registered Process Server’s Guide to Service of Process in California (Published 1996 with 2000 revision). By Tony Klein. Endorsed by the California Association of Legal Support Professionals (CALSPro), this is an instructive, informative guide for novices and beginners, and a valuable resource for anyone who serves process in California. Visit for a detailed description of its contents. Copies may be purchased through Tony Klein at (415) 495-4221, (415) 576-7676 cell.

Service of California Summons & Complaints. This 16-page syllabus, prepared by Andy Estin as a handout in conjunction with his roundtable discussion at the 2003 NAPPS Seminar, is an excellent overview of the essential California Codes on the various methods of service. Available from the NAPPS office (800) 477-8211, (503) 222-4180. Price: $5.00.