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Published: 07 February 2008

200 Pages


ISBN: 9780199203215

Bookseller Code (AU)

A new practitioner law publication

Sample Material

Blackstone's Guide to the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007

Richard Matthews

Blackstone's Guides

  • Analyses each element of the new statutory offence of corporate manslaughter
  • Details the principles of common law negligence that underpin the relevant duty of care and discusses the potential impact on individual manslaughter by gross negligence
  • Identifies where difficulties may arise with law and procedure, both during investigation and prosecution for any offence
  • Includes a copy of the Act, plus Ministry of Justice Guidance