How to Domesticate an Out of State Subpoena in Nevada under UIDDA
Do you need to Domesticate and Serve an Out of State Subpoena in Nevada pursuant to the Uniform Interstate Deposition and Discovery Act (UIDDA)?
Nevada Foreign Subpoena Domestication and Service of Process
To domesticate a subpoena in a case being litigated in any U.S. state other than Nevada (referred to as a “foreign” state) the request for subpoena together with the required documents and filing fee must be filed with the District Court in the county where the discovery is sought to be conducted in Nevada.
Documents to be filed with the District Court in order to domesticate a foreign subpoena include:
(1) Foreign Subpoena issued from the home state and jurisdiction
(2) Nevada Civil Cover Sheet
(3) Nevada Request for Foreign Deposition Subpoena (EDCR 2.08/NRS 53.170)
(4) Nevada District Court Subpoena
(5) Filing fee in the amount of $270
Do you need to domesticate an out of state subpoena (aka "foreign subpoena") and have it served in Nevada pursuant to UIDDA?
Our experienced staff can assist to prepare and file the required documents with the District Court and advance the necessary filing fee in order to have the Nevada subpoena issued properly. Once issued, we can proceed to have it served right away and can also advance any required witness fees at the time of service.
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What is a Subpoena?
A subpoena is a document that orders a named individual to personally appear at a trial or hearing to:
1) give testimony (known as a Subpoena Ad Testificandum) or
2) to produce documents or objects to be used at a trial or hearing as evidence (known as a Subpoena Duces Tecum).
Subpoena Ad Testificandum – Use this subpoena when an individual's testimony at a trial or hearing is needed.
Subpoena Duces Tecum – Use this subpoena when an individual's appearance and production of documents or other objects are needed at a trial or hearing.
Due to the rapidly changing nature of the law, there may be times when the material on this page is not current. We have made every effort to provide complete and accurate information of the general rules governing domestication and service of process of subpoenas in Nevada. However, we cannot guarantee the current accuracy of the above listed content, it is provided for general information purposes only and is not intended as legal advice. We assume no liability whatsoever and will not be held responsible directly or indirectly for any damages resulting from any errors, omissions, inaccuracies or your reliance on this partial information.