Documents & Supporting Materials

This section contains all documents and support materials referenced in the Q&A. Access them using the links to the left.

A number of letters to the editor and op-ed pieces have appeared in national publications and online, and many of these can be found in the Public Statements section. Also in that section are a press release and excerpted documents that the University posted on Jan. 9, 2006, when it filed motions for summary judgment on three key issues in the case:

  • Princeton University is and will continue to be the sole beneficiary of the Robertson Foundation and is and will remain entitled to designate four of the Foundation’s seven trustees;
  • The Robertson Foundation’s decision to retain PRINCO to manage the foundation’s investments represented a good faith exercise of its independent business judgment; and
  • The foundation’s Certificate of Incorporation authorizes the foundation to spend realized capital gains as well as other income.