37. Period for filing and serving acknowledgment of service

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(1) Unless paragraph (2) applies, the period for filing and serving an acknowledgment of service is 14 days after service of the claim form.
(2) Where the claim form has been served out of the jurisdiction or the Emirate in accordance with Rule 23, or on an agent of the defendant who is in that position, the period for filing and serving an acknowledgment of service is 28 days after service of the claim form.