Does hipaa apply to a federal subpoena?

Answer HIPAA, or the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, which protects a person's medical records from becoming public knowledge, does not apply to a federal subpoena, according to Texas... Read More »

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What is a family law court subpoena?

A family law court subpoena is a court order that commands the subpoenaed person to appear for testimony or to provide copies of written documents.FunctionFamily law courts are used to compel witne... Read More »

What Are My Rights When Issued a Subpoena?

Subpoenas are issued by legal bodies to require a witness to provide testimony before that body under the threat of punishment if they don't, hence the name "subpoena," Latin for "under penalty." T... Read More »

How Do I Get a Subpoena in Iowa?

Iowa Rule of Civil Procedure 1.1701 addresses the procedure for issuing subpoenas in the state. In general, Iowa law allows parties of cases pending in the state to obtain subpoenas to compel witne... Read More »

Subpoena Vs. Warrant?

A warrant and subpoena have some similarities. For instance, they are legal documents involving legally ordering a person to comply with a court order. The documents, however, aren't used in that s... Read More »