Choose one of the following questions to answer in accordance with the guidance below:
In the absence of party choice, the Rome I Regulation provides a framework by which the most appropriate law to govern the contractual dispute is ascertained. Critically examine the appropriateness of this framework.
Critically evaluate the overall effectiveness of the Rome II Regulation in identifying the applicable law in non-contractual obligation disputes.
This assignment is worth 80% of the full module assessment.
Following submission and feedback, you will be required to undertake a viva voce examination.
The viva voce element of assessment will make up the remaining 20% of your overall assessment mark for this module.
You must not exceed the 4000 word limit for this assignment submission.
Any excess word count will incur a penalty of 5 marks per 1000 words.
The word count limit excludes words used in footnotes and bibliography.
Your coursework must be word-processed and saved in .doc format.
Your assignment must be presented with a cover sheet attached.
The cover sheet must detail the exact word count.
Refer to the Programme Handbook for the penalties for non-compliance.
Refer to the Programme Handbook for information on extensions and deferrals