Office of General Counsel


Who We Serve

The Office of General Counsel ("OGC") supports the SUNY research and innovation strategy by providing high quality legal services to the RF Central Office and RF operations on the campuses in a wide range of subject matter areas.

What We Do

The OGC represents the RF over a broad spectrum of practice areas including tax-exempt and non-profit administration, government and industry sponsorship of academic research, management and licensing of intellectual property, labor and employment, new business formation, strategic alliances, and real estate. OGC staff monitor legal developments in case law, legislation, and regulatory matters, and provide professional legal advice, guidance and support.


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