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Assessment Task – Tutorial Questions Unit Code: HI6027 Unit Name: Business and Corporate Law Assignment: Tutorial Questions 2 Due: 11:30pm 26th June 2020 Weighting: 25% Total Assignment Marks: 50...

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Assessment Task – Tutorial Questions

Unit Code: HI6027

Unit Name: Business and Corporate Law

Assignment: Tutorial Questions 2

Due: 11:30pm 26th June 2020

Weighting: 25%

Total Assignment Marks: 50 marks

Purpose: This assignment is designed to assess your level of knowledge of the key topics covered in
this unit

Unit Learning Outcomes Assessed:

1. Critically examine the main features of the Australian legal system;
2. Critically examine the foundations of Australian company law;
3. Critically discuss and apply contract and tort law in business circumstances;
4. Critically analyse the concept of corporate internal rules and management;
5. Critically discuss and apply the legal framework that regulates a company’s dealings with
6. Analyse the interaction between members’ rights, directors’ duties and corporate governance;
7. Analyse the procedures regarding external administration and winding up.

Description: Each week students were provided with three tutorial questions of varying degrees of
difficulty. These tutorial questions are available in the Tutorial Folder for each week on Blackboard.
The Interactive Tutorials are designed to assist students with the process, skills and knowledge to
answer the provided tutorial questions. Your task is to answer a selection of tutorial questions for
weeks 6 to 10 inclusive and submit these answers in a single document.

The questions to be answered are:

Week 6
ara was a regular shopper at Egeeay Supermarket, which was part of a large nationwide
supermarket chain. She was there at least once a week and sometimes more often if the specials were
eally good.

When Ba
ara was there this week, she slipped on some grapes in the pet-food section in aisle 3,
slipping and falling, and
eaking her ankle. The store manager was not sure how the grapes got there
or how long they had been there, but store policy was to do checks every 15 minutes of the floor in
the fruit section. The store manager indicated that there were a number of spillages every week in the
green grocery section of the store.

The store owner wishes to know:
a) Whether Egeeay Supermarket owes a duty of care to Ba
ara? (3.5 marks, maximum 200 words)
) If they do, has it
eached that duty of care? (3.5 marks, maximum 200 words)
c) Whether your answer would be different if Ba
ara had slipped on some grapes in the fruit section
of the store. (3 marks, maximum 150 words)

Week 7
Brown purchased a pair of woolen underpants from Underwear Galore in Adelaide. As a result of
wearing the underpants without first washing them, he contracted dermatitis as the underpants
contained bisulphite of soda, which it was found had been left in the underpants during the
manufacturing process. The underpants had been packaged in a clear cellophane wrap, but the
isulphite of soda couldn’t be seen on a reasonable inspection by either the retailer or the buyer.

Has Brown any remedy or remedies available to him against the retailer, Underwear Galore, under
the Australian Consumer Law? Explain what Brown has to establish in order to succeed in an action
and whether, in your opinion, he would be successful. (10 marks, maximum 500 words)

Week 8
What are the advantages and disadvantages of becoming a franchisee? Should a person considering
going into business the first time consider a franchise? Discuss. (10 marks, maximum 300 words)

Week 9
What is the significance of Salomon v A Salomon & Co Ltd [1897] AC 22? What is the ‘corporate veil’
and when is it permitted to be lifted under the Corporations Act? (10 marks, maximum 250 words)

Week 10
Tristan is considering buying shares in a company. Tristan asks you to explain to him what is meant by
the terms ‘member’ and ‘shareholder’, and the different ways in which a person may become a
member. He also asks you to explain who may be eligible to become a member, and how many
members a company is permitted to have. Finally, Tristan asks: how does a person cease to be a
member of a company? (10 marks, maximum 300 words)

Submission Directions:

The assignment has to be submitted via Blackboard. Each student will be permitted one
submission to Blackboard only. Each student needs to ensure that the document submitted
is the co
ect one.

Academic Integrity
Academic honesty is highly valued at Holmes Institute. Students must always submit work
that represents their original words or ideas. If any words or ideas used in a class posting or
assignment submission do not represent the student’s original words or ideas, the student
must cite all relevant sources and make clear the extent to which such sources were used.
Written assignments that include material similar to course reading materials or other
sources should include a citation including source, author, and page number.
In addition, written assignments that are similar or identical to those of another student in
the class is also a violation of the Holmes Institute’s Academic Conduct and Integrity Policy.
The consequence for a violation of this policy can incur a range of penalties varying from a
50% penalty through to suspension of enrolment. The penalty would be dependent on the
extent of academic misconduct and the student’s history of academic misconduct issues.
All assessments will be automatically submitted to SafeAssign to assess their originality.

Further Information:
For further information and additional learning resources, students should refer to their Discussion
Board for the unit.
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Table of Contents
Week 6    3
a.    3
.    3
c.    3
Week 7    3
Week 8    4
Week 9    5
Week 10    5
References    7
Week 6
It is a duty to take care to Ba
ara by the Egeeay Supermarket because they owes a duty of their regular customer and Ba
ara was one of those customer. According to the company’s internal rules and regulations, it stated or aimed at regulating the company and also functioning of the organisation or company (Babkin, Glover & Levine, 2017). On the other hand, if their regular customer or any customer fall in any sort of the problem while they are under in the company premises so that is the duty of the company to do inspection and find out the reason behind the particular problem. In context with the Ba
ara who fall on the grapes and that results
eak her ankle in that kind of medical emergency. The staff of the particular organisation or company has to take an immediate action in order to cure the problem and not facing any more problems.
If the management is going to look into the problem, there is no way to
eached the duty of care because according to the company’s internal rules and regulation, which aim to fulfil and practice the rules and regulations in the organisation (Evanschitzky et al. 2017). The laws, which is related to the duty and care for their customer under this law there is certain terminologies, which comes under it like there would be a business integrity for their customers and as well as for their. It is a responsibility of the company to spread integrity to their customers or helping them to move out in any kind of problems.
if the Ba
ara had slipped on some grapes in the fruit section of the store then on that case as well the answer would be same (Badrinarayanan, Suh & Kim, 2016). Moreover in any sort of case if the customer or the regular customer is in the company premises so in that case the particular company or the organisation is liable to help them whether their will be any kind of scenario. As she was an regular customer and she kept went their often (Lopez-Fernandez & Pe
igot, 2018). Besides that the Ba
ara was accidently fall or came in trouble so that is the duty of the management to kindly resolve the problem whether it would be any kind of the management should look into it.
Week 7
The Australian consumer law includes various types of amendments and policies. On the other side, the garment was purchased by Brown; however, unfortunately, he acquired with the dermatitis, which contains of bisulphite of soda. At the time of manufacturing of the goods or underpants it contained bisulphite soda so the quality of the same is remain maintained. Brown were not aware about it and tried it without even washed it properly because it was contained in the cellophane wrap (Yakimova, Owens & Sydow, 2019). The problem with the bisulphite soda is that it could not be seen easily by doing a regular inspection and even for retailer and buyer. In order to take the action
own has to do direct contact with the Underwear Galore, which was in Adelaide.
In this context, Brown need to contact with the owner of the Galore and
ief about the incident, which happened to him. Moreover, he needed to ask to the owner of the company was if the new manufacturing...

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