Scope and Contents: Primarily records of the Communications Office and the Legal Counsel. Series include Correspondence Out, Routing Logs and Speeches. Consists of general correspondence and includes an index that indicates recipients, date and subject, all arranged chronologically also includes schedules of the Secretary, appointment books and invitations. Legal Counsel records include case files for cases filed in civil court against the State of Rhode Island (plaintiff v. Defendant - Kathleen S. Connell, in her Official Capacity as Secretary of State of Rhode Island). The bulk of these cases are reinstatements for corporate charters. Other records are subject files maintained by the Administrative Office and include brochures, correspondence and clippings.