Law assignment needs to be based in Australia. Extra references can be taken from APRA and ASIC.
Deadline: 22nd February
1. Provide a summary, in your own words, of Corporations Act s708 in relation to disclosure documents. Why in your opinion would a disclosure document not be required in the circumstances outlined under s708.
2. Provide details of what the general and specific content requirements are for a prospectus. Also provide details of what defences preparers of prospectuses may be able to utilise in relation to defective content.
3. Provide details of what insider trading is. Why is it prohibited? What is inside information? What are the exemptions.
4. Provide a summary (in your own words) of the takeover process, include details of parties, documents and timeframes.