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Part B: Marking and Assessment

Submitted by • January 18, 2019

Part B: Marking and Assessment
(to be completed by ModuleLecturer)
This assignment will be marked out of 100%

This assignment contributes to 50% of the total module marks.

Assessment Task:

Question 1

Explain the issues with the common law that led to the passing of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 (CMCHA) 2007
(20 marks)

Question 2

Consider the major provisions of the CMCHA and say in your view whether you feel that the Act is an effective response to the concerns raised over the common law.
(40 marks)

Question 3

Provide an explanation of the actus reus and any mens rea elements of the offence and of any issues you may feel are raised by causation.
(20 marks)

Question 4

Consider any issues with the jurisdictional reach of the legislation that you feel may affect the working of the CMCHA.
(15 marks)

Question 5

Explain the mode of trial required for the offence and the penalties available to the court.
(5 marks)

Total (100 marks)

Notes for Guidance

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