University of Technology, Sydney

Staff directory | Webmail | Maps | Newsroom | What's on

78243 Advanced Trusts Law

6cp
Requisite(s): ( 78101c Postgraduate Legal Research OR ((22 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C07122 Graduate Diploma Legal Studies OR 22 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04264 Master of Legal Studies)) OR ((94 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04236 Juris Doctor OR 142 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04250 Juris Doctor Master of Business Administration OR 94 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04363 Juris Doctor Master of Intellectual Property OR 94 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04364 Juris Doctor Graduate Certificate Trade Mark Law and Practice) AND 70106c Principles of Public International Law AND 70107c Principles of Company Law) OR (94 credit points of completed study in spk(s): C04320 Juris Doctor Graduate Certificate Professional Legal Practice AND 70106 Principles of Public International Law))
The lower case 'c' after the subject code indicates that the subject is a corequisite. See definitions for details.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.

Description

This subject builds on the fundamental aspects of trusts law covered in compulsory equity and trusts core subjects by engaging in a detailed and advanced examination of the use of trusts across a range of commercial enterprises, including property trusts, managed investment schemes and superannuation trusts. The rights, duties and liabilities of trustees are analysed together with the rights and liabilities of beneficiaries of different types of trusts. Variations of trust documents and the indemnification of trustees are examined. The liability of third parties dealing with trustees is considered. An overview of taxation and superannuation regulations relevant to the commercial use of trusts is also provided.


Detailed subject description.

Fee information

Information to assist with determining the applicable fee type can be found at Understanding fees.

Access conditions

Note: The requisite information presented in this subject description covers only academic requisites. Full details of all enforced rules, covering both academic and admission requisites, are available at access conditions and My Student Admin.