THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS POLICY MANUAL SUBJECT: Claims Against the University POLICY NO.: 1:2A:12:03 DATE: December 1, 1988 SUPERSEDES POLICY NO.: 1:2A:12:03 DATED: October 15, 1977 General The University of Memphis is an agency of the State, and, as such, is bound by State laws governing the claims of its employees for allowance for on-the-job injuries or death and claims against the University for injuries or damages caused by the acts or omissions of any employee of the University. The Tennessee State Board of Claims has been established to provide for the filing, investigation, hearing, and disposition of such claims. Filing of Claims The Vice President for Business and Finance shall be responsible for developing appropriate procedures on how to file claims against The University of Memphis.