Section 71A Liquor Act 2007 | State of Mind of Corporation


Section 71A of the Liquor Act 2007 (NSW) is concerned with State of Mind Corporation and is set out below.

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The Legislation

71A Evidence as to state of mind of corporation

(1) Without limiting any other law or practice regarding the admissibility of evidence, evidence that an officer, employee or agent of a corporation (while acting in his or her capacity as such) had, at any particular time, a particular state of mind, is evidence that the corporation had that state of mind.

(2) In this section, the “state of mind” of a person includes:
(a) the knowledge, intention, opinion, belief or purpose of the person, and
(b) the person’s reasons for the intention, opinion, belief or purpose.