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 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.