MLL217 - Misleading Conduct and Economic Torts
|Year||2015 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
|Cohort rule:||(For Bachelor of Laws students only)|
|Prerequisite:||MLL111 and MLL213|
Campus: 4 x 1 hour classes per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per fortnight
Cloud(online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
The subject material covered in this unit falls into three main categories: tortious liability for false statements, including the tort of defamation and injurious falsehood; statutory prohibitions on misleading or deceptive conduct and other false representations in the Competition and Consumer Act 2010; and the product liability of manufacturers under the common law and under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.
Assessment 1 (Individual) - Written assignment (1500 words) - 25%
Examination (2 hours) - 75%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.