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Bailiff (abbreviation: GV ; in Austria also: executor ; in Switzerland: debt enforcement officer ) is the professional title for a person who is entrusted with the execution of foreclosures . In most states, they are judicial officers. In Lithuania , for example, however, it is a free profession that is organized in a manner similar to that of the notary .

Situation in different states

Web links

Wiktionary: Bailiffs  - explanations of meanings, word origins, synonyms, translations

supporting documents

  1. Duden - Executor - spelling, meaning, definition, synonyms, origin. In: Retrieved September 11, 2015 .
  2. Duden - Betreibungsbeamter - spelling, meaning, definition. In: Retrieved September 15, 2015 .
  3. Duden - bailiffs - spelling, meaning, definition, synonyms. In: Retrieved September 11, 2015 .