Solicitor-client privilege allows university employees to seek and receive legal advice relating to their work without worrying that these communications will be shared elsewhere.
There’s a lot of money, resources, liability and risk tied up in contracts. And there’s a lot that can go wrong.
The exercise of legal rights and responsibilities can be just as much a part of a student’s academic experience as studying and classwork.
Poor souls – if a legal issue arises on campus, chances are it will find its way to a chair’s desk.
If you want to kill an idea without being identified as the assassin, suggest that the legal department take a look at it. – Scott Adams, Dilbert Gives You the Business During a second interview for a job that turned out to be my first as a university lawyer, the dean at a university in the […]