The Office of the University Counsel (“OUC”) has developed referral protocols with certain client groups. These protocols provide the client group with as single point of contact in the OUC and ensures that communications are channelled through a manageable number of senior individuals within the client group. This facilitates the development of higher levels of knowledge and understanding as between the OUC and the client group, improving efficiency and service levels. An added benefit of these protocols is that they promote operational consistency within the client group and enables the OUC to take a consistent approach when provide legal services and advice to the client group.
The following protocols are currently in place:
Campus and Community Planning – updated March 24, 2014
Development and Alumni Engagement – updated July 17, 2013
Faculty of Medicine – updated November 16, 2015
Risk Management Services – updated June 1, 2013
Supply Management – updated August 13, 2012
UBC Finance (excluding Supply Management) – updated November 14, 2014