Crime and Mental Health Law in New South Wales, 3rd edition and Crime and Mental Health Law in NSW, Supplement to the 3rd edition (Bundle)

Crime and Mental Health Law in New South Wales, 3rd edition

Crime and Mental Health Law in NSW, Supplement to the 3rd edition

Published: 21 December, 2021

Publisher: LexisNexis Australia

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Book: Paperback
AUD$ 238.48
In Stock ISBN: 9780001555525
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Crime and Mental Health Law in New South Wales, 3rd edition

A practical guide to the law on mental health issues that arise within the criminal justice framework in New South Wales

Crime and Mental Health Law in NSW, Supplement to the 3rd edition

The MHCIFPA introduces new definitions of mental health and cognitive impairment. It codifies the tests for fitness and the newly named defence of “act proven but not criminally responsible by reason of mental health impairment or cognitive impairment.” This supplement offers a practitioners and clinicians a practical roadmap to the MHCIFPA, highlighting the changes in practice and procedure.

  • Chapter 1 The Australian Legal System
  • Chapter 2 Introduction to Contract Law
  • Chapter 3 Offer to Contract
  • Chapter 4 Terms of Contract, Interpretation of Terms
  • Chapter 5 Genuine Consent of Parties in Contract Law
  • Chapter 6 Discharge of Contract and Remedies for Breach of Contract
  • Chapter 7 Business Structures
  • Chapter 8 Incorporation and its Effects
  • Chapter 9 Internal Governance: Constitution and Replaceable Rules
  • Chapter 10 Corporate Liability: Contract
  • Chapter 11 Directors and Officers
  • Chapter 12 Directors’ and Officers’ Duties: Good Faith and
  • Proper Purpose
  • Chapter 13 Directors and Officers: Conflicts of Interest
  • Chapter 14 Directors and Officers: The Duty of Care and Diligence
  • Chapter 15 Directors and Officers: Corporate Governance During Times of Financial Distress
  • Chapter 16 Members’ Remedies