University of Pittsburgh

What We Do

The University of Pittsburgh’s Office of General Counsel (OGC) provides legal services to the University of Pittsburgh.  The OGC attorneys are responsible for preparation and review of University contracts and agreements, representing the University in legal proceedings and providing legal advice to the University.

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Updated Checklist for Departing Investigators


New Conflict of Interest Policy and Training Required for all Funded Researchers


Protecting Children at the University


View DOE Family Policy Compliance Office’s latest FERPA guidelines: “Addressing Emergencies on Campus


OGC Staff Member Given Chancellor’s Award for Staff for Excellence


Department of Athletics awards Rich Holmes the Leo “Horse” Czarnecki Award (2010)


View Updated Guidance on Research Data Management