|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2008.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Two hours of lectures per week |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 96 hours.
|Prerequisites:||Legal Method and Reasoning; Principles of Public Law; Torts; Legal Theory; Constitutional Law; Administrative Law; Obligations; Contracts; Property or in each case their equivalents.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorAssociate Professor A O'Connell
|Subject Overview:|| |
This subject is intended to introduce students to aspects of takeovers and securities regulation including regulation of takeovers under the Corporations Act and other related legislation; statutory regulation of financial services products and providers; regulations of and by the stock exchange; public offerings of securities; and the role of the regulatory authorities in relations to takeovers and securities.
|Assessment:||Written work totalling 2000 words, 30% (due week 6) and a final examination of two hours, 70%.|
|Prescribed Texts:||Australian Corporations Legislation ((Cth)), 2007 Corporations Law - In Principle (Woodward, Bird and Sievers), 7th edn, LBC, 2005|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
On completion of the subject, students should have developed the following generic skills:
In addition, on completion of the subject, students should have developed the following skills specific to the discipline of law:
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