Critically analyse the concepts of limited liability and separate corporate personality within the context of the relevant case law.

The assignment question focuses on the concept of corporate veil / separate legal entity, and whether ‘justice’ should be used to pierce the corporate veil.

Discuss the relevant case laws and statute where appropriate.

’I’ Introduction – which is where you will briefly outline your research question and state how you plan to go about exploring it;
‘I’ – IDENTIFY the issue;
‘R’ – Explain the RULES’ surrounding the relevant area / issue;
‘A’ – APPLY the relevant legal principles, both those stemming from statutory law as well as those stemming from relevant case law to the factual situation(s) and/or issue(s) at hand;
‘A’ – ARGUMENT this is where you will see what kind of result you have end up with, after your application of law to the fact(s) and/or issue(s) and you will therefore built main argument;
and finally, ‘C’ – CONCLUSION which is where you will sum up your work.

Referenced using Harvard and that it includes a Harvard reference list at the end.

Do not use abbreviations such as ‘eg’, ‘ie’’. Please use proper paragraphing / paraphrasing.

Additional information:
Starting with Salomon v A Salomon & Co Ltd case and
before and after Prest v Petrodel Resources Ltd [2013] 2 AC 415 at 508.

Sources: McLaughlin, Susan. Unlocking Company
Case Law
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