This unit provides an in-depth, theoretical and practical knowledge of the work of public notaries in Australia.
Notarial Practice in Theory and Practice will provide a comprehensive overview of notarial acts in public and private forms. It explores the civil law and common law legal traditions and the resolution of conflicts of laws between those traditions in Australia as well as theoretical bases of notarial practice in other major civil law jurisdictions including the USA. The unit also explores a notary’s professional rights, obligations and duties as well as the practical aspects of managing a notarial practice including maintaining documentation and professional standards.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):