Integrated CSU Administrative Manual

CSU POLICY

Section:  CSU POLICY MANUAL FOR CONTRACTING & PROCUREMENT

Section 5000 Policies

Policy Number:  5103.0

Policy Title: Role of General Counsel

Policy Effective Date: September 12, 2013

Last Revision Date: September 12, 2013
(see revision history)

POLICY OBJECTIVE

To establish, for purposes of procurement and contracting activities, the role of the Office of General Counsel.

POLICY STATEMENT

The Office of General Counsel provides, manages and coordinates all legal services for the CSU.    For procurement operations, it reviews and approves  certain transactions specifically requiring legal approval or endorsement, and acts as a consultative body on all matters that require legal interpretation, resolution, or adjudication.

Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor
Business and Finance



Approved: September 12, 2013

APPLICABILITY AND AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

 

REVISION HISTORY

March 12, 2002

RESOURCES AND REFERENCE MATERIALS

Useful Guidelines:

 

Related Principles:

 

Sound Business Practices:

 

Laws, State Codes, Regulations and Mandates:

 

COGNIZANT OFFICE(S)

CO Manager:

Tom Roberts
Director, Contract Services & Procurement
CSU Office of the Chancellor
troberts@calstate.edu

Subject Expert:

Office of General Counsel

and

Tom Roberts
Director, Contract Services & Procurement
CSU Office of the Chancellor
troberts@calstate.edu

Affinity Group:

Procurement and Support Services Officers

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