Legal Groundup

Legal Studies from the ground up

Application Excercise 6e

Example: Carlton Football Club Constitution

1. The purpose of the Carlton Football Club Constitutionis to outline information and guidelines relating to the club, its membership, powers and duties of the board.

2. Carlton Football Club – some rights of the players and employeesare – entitled to be paid, to have a safe workplace,ordinary members have the right to attend and vote at meetings or vote in elections.

3. Carlton Football Club Constitution is similar to the Australian Constitution as it protects rights,
however is different as Carlton Football Club Constitution only applies to those involved with Carlton Football club (eg. players, coaches, the board, members) whereas Australian Constitution applies to all Australians.