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Subpoenas

If a process server attempts to serve a subpoena for University records, the person should be redirected to the Office of General Counsel. If the subpoena is addressed to a specific employee by name or job title and relates to University business, then personal service is required and the named person should accept service.

If a specific employee by name or job title has been served and it relates to University business, below are instructions how to proceed:

If you need further guidance on how to respond to the subpoena or have any other questions please email the completed Cover Sheet, Checklist, and the subpoena to OGC@laverne.edu for review.

Please note this protocol does not apply to subpoenas addressed to a specific person and unrelated to a University matter. In such a case, the named person should seek the advice of private legal counsel at his or her expense.