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Legal Office

The Legal Services Division provides legal services to the University's management, academic and support service departments.

The division’s activities include the following:

Negotiating, drafting and scrutinizing contracts and other legal documents, as well as effectively managing such documents.
Providing legal advice over a broad spectrum and managing all litigation.
Establishing, maintaining and promoting the statutory regulations and decisions that direct the functioning of the University.
Providing legal and administrative support in respect of disciplinary matters involving students and staff.
Matters related to labour law in support of management and the Department of Human Resources.
Acting as Protection Officer: Policies on Sexual harassment and Racial discrimination.
Acting as Information Officer: Promotion of Access to Information Act 3 of 2000.
Acting as Co-ordinator: Whistle Blowing policy and Fraud policy and response plan.