Law stated as of 29 Nov 2021 • Michigan, United States
A Q&A guide on the different ways to respond to a discovery subpoena issued in a Michigan civil proceeding. This Q&A addresses the requirements for complying with a discovery subpoena, objecting to a discovery subpoena seeking documents, moving to quash a discovery subpoena and moving for a protective order. Answers to questions can be compared across a number of jurisdictions (see Responding to Discovery Subpoenas: State Q&A Tool).
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Michigan courts have modified or suspended many court rules and procedures on a statewide or court-by-court basis. Check the Michigan Judicial Branch Response to COVID-19 website for the latest developments in this jurisdiction.