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General counsel, Yale University, records

Call Number: RU 128

Scope and Contents

Therecords consist of correspondence, litigation files, research files, subject files, reports, court transcripts, and printed matter detailing the work of the general counsel's office at Yale University.


  • 1952-2001


Conditions Governing Access

Access to the records is restricted to the office of origin only.

Some records in this finding aid have been redacted, as they include student names, donor names, and other restricted data. These records will not appear in the published finding aid.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright for materials authored or otherwise produced asofficial business of Yale University is retained by Yale University. Copyrightstatus for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproductionof materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond thatallowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners.Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited withoutpermission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use restsexclusively with the user.


The records are arranged by accession.


293.0 Linear Feet (282 containers)

Language of Materials


Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL


The records consist of correspondence, litigation files,research files, subject files, reports, court transcripts, and printed matterdetailing the work of the general counsel's office at Yale University.

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 2-C (YRG2-C), Records documenting Yale legal affairs.

Processing Information

Yale University records are arranged anddescribed at the accession level by the creating office. The University Archives creates collection level descriptive records, but typically does nofurther arrangement and description at the accession level.

Guide to the General Counsel, Yale University, Records
Under Revision
compiled by Daniel Hartwig
July 2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

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