总法律顾问办公室和大学秘书

任务 and 愿景

任务 Statement:
总法律顾问和大学秘书办公室(“办公室”)在云顶集团(“大学”)是独一无二的,因为它直接向总统和董事会报告, 根据需要. 其作为法律总顾问的目的是为客户提供法律顾问, 大学, offering legal 服务s to the Board of Trustees, 总统, 教务长, 副总统, 院长, 教师, 以及就影响大学的事宜提出问题的职员. 校董会秘书的职责是在校董会履行受托人的职责时,支持和促进校董会的工作, striving to promote effective governance among the Board and other constituencies of 大学; preserve institutional memory by maintaining the official record of the Board; prepare for the future through strategic planning; and serve as the liaison between the Board, committee and subcommittee chairs, senior administrators, and 大学 community. 我们渴望提供方便和响应性的建议, 以合作和建设性的方式解决问题, 以及为大学的使命提供卓越的法律援助, as set forth below:

Arcadia University provides a distinctively global, 综合, 以及为求知欲强的本科生和研究生提供个人学习经验,为终身学术生涯做准备, 服务, and professional contribution.

愿景 Statement:

总法律顾问办公室和大学战略愿景的秘书是由精简的愿望指导的, to increase efficiency, to reduce delay and administrative burden, 透过模范的管治实践,领导大学,并培育一种让所有大学社群成员都能贡献力量的环境,从而最终提高效能, 成长, and feel a sense of belonging.

关于我们的办公室

总法律顾问办公室和大学秘书 coordinates and supervises all legal 服务s for Arcadia University by providing timely legal guidance; addressing existing and potential legal problems; reducing exposure to legal risk; and helping University units effectively and efficiently achieve their objectives.

大学 is our client, 但我们的法律服务是提供给校董会的, 总统, University Officers, 院长, and heads of academic units, 部门主管, 或其他指定的大学代表. 我们为在其职责范围内工作的员工提供法律咨询和代理, 但我们不能向任何个人提供个人法律咨询.

总法律顾问办公室和大学秘书在各种实践领域提供法律咨询.

Responsibilities include:

  • 向受托人、校长和行政部门提供法律咨询
  • 合同 and agreements
  • Copyright and trademark
  • Discrimination and harassment
  • 就业法
  • 道德 and conflict of interest
  • Intellectual property
  • Litigation, subpoenas, and government investigations
  • 政策的管理,政策的制定,起草和解释
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Student education records requests (FERPA)

有关以下风险管理职责的信息, please contact the Director of Auxiliaries, 风险 & Insurance, (215) 572-2941.

风险 Management responsibilities include:

  • Certificates of Insurance
  • Insurance and claims
  • 未成年人 on Campus Policy
  • Special Event 风险 Management
  • University Authorized Drivers

我们的工作人员

Margaret Callahan

总法律顾问

Lisa P. 桑普森

总法律顾问行政助理和大学秘书

凯文·马尔登

Assistant to the Secretary - Administrative Assistant