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Publised;June 21, 2013
During tight economic times, all university departments must justify their existence in a measurable way, and legal departments are no different. However, legal departments at academic institutions, both large and small, often find it difficult to adopt the financial and other controls that are necessary to manage spending and results, as well as control risk. This white paper describes key ways that university legal departments can more successfully manage their work to comply with legal requirements, manage risk, and minimize legal costs, while also demonstrating the value that their department provides to their institutions.