Offices of General Counsel

General Law

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The General Law section of The Office of General Counsel provides legal advice and counsel to UT System and UT institutions on a broad range of issues, including:

  • academic catalogs and handbooks
  • business and fiscal matters
  • civil rights
  • constitutional law
  • employment law
  • faculty and student affairs
  • governmental regulations
  • internal investigations
  • law enforcement
  • litigation
  • open records requests
  • torts

The General Law section is the primary liaison to the Office of the Attorney General, in matters on which the Attorney General represents UT institutions and UT System Administration in court.

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