Dr. Zelechoski reviews the types of requests for information that practitioners may receive for various legal purposes, including subpoenas and court orders. She discusses the sometimes conflicting ethical and legal obligations of protecting client confidentiality, asserting privilege, and complying with the law, and provides strategies for responding to these records requests in ways that minimize risk.
- Describe various types of subpoenas and discuss response options.
- Explain requirement differences between court orders and subpoenas.
- Apply actionable strategies for responding to subpoenas or records requests for legal purposes.