Advanced Issues in Charity Law
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Students who successfully complete the paper should be able to:
Demonstrate skills in contemporary problem solving in charity law;
Demonstrate knowledge of the law relating to charities in New Zealand;
Demonstrate knowledge of the law relating to charities in a number of international jurisdictions;
Demonstrate knowledge of the development of charity jurisprudence in New Zealand and its relationship to international jurisdictions;Linked to the following assessments:
The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0. There is no final exam. The final exam makes up 0% of the overall mark.
The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0 or 0:0, whichever is more favourable for the student. The final exam makes up either 0% or 0% of the overall mark.
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|1. Research Paper||
25 Jun 2021
Required and Recommended Readings*
Juliet Chevalier-Watts Law of Charity (2nd ed, Thomson Reuters, Wellington, 2020)
Juliet Chevalier-Watts Charity Law - International Perspectives (Routledges, London, 2018)
J Garton Public Benefit in Charity Law (Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2015)
M Synge The "New" Public Benefit Requirement Making Sense of Charity Law? (Hart, Oxford, 2015)
Donald Poirier Charity Law in New Zealand www.charities.govt.nz
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Linkages to Other Papers*
Prerequisite papers: LEGAL308 or LAWS308
Restricted papers: LAWS527