CA PCC Question Papers Group I Law Ethics and Communication November 2011

CA PCC Question Papers Group I

Law Ethics and Communication

November 2011

This Paper has 29 answerable questions with 0 answered.
Total No. of Questions — 7]
Time Allowed : 3 Hours

Maximum Marks : 100
Answers to questions are to be given only in English except in the case of candidates who
have opted for Hindi Medium. If a candidate has not opted for Hindi medium, his/heranswers
in Hindi will not be valued.
Question No. 1 is compulsory.
Attempt any five questions from the remaining six questions.
Marks
1. (a) State, in brief, the grounds on the basis of which a contract is discharged under the provisions of the Indian Contract Act, 1872. 5 (0)
(b) What is the law and procedure for issuing a duplicate share certificate under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 in case the original share certificate is lost or destroyed? 5 (0)
(c) State with reasons whether the following statements are correct or incorrect: 2×2½=5
(i) Business ethics helps to promote public reputation. (0)
(ii) A nation should satisfy its social and economic requirements without damaging the interest of future generations. (0)
(d) What do you understand by “ethical communication”? What are its elements? 5 (0)
2. (a) (i) What is the amount of minimum bonus to be paid to the employees under the provisions of the Payment of Bonus Act, 1965 ? 4 (0)
(ii) What is the law relating to recovery of amount of gratuity under the payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 in case the said amount is not paid by the employer? 4 (0)
(b) What are the differences between “Morals” and “Ethics”? 4 (0)
(c) Explain the significance of “active listening” in inter–personal communication skills. 4 (0)
3. (a) What do you understand by “coercion” and “undue influence” under the provisions of the Indian Contract Act, 1872? What are the differences between them? 8 (0)
(b) State the “Common Corporate Social Responsibility” (CSR) policies for business organizations. 4 (0)
(c) Point out the factors which lead to grapevine communication. 4 (0)
4. (a) What is the importance of registered office of a company? State the procedure for shifting of registered office of the company from one State to another State under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956. 8 (0)
(b) Explain the concept of “Sexual harassment” in relation to work place. 4 (0)
(c) What are the features of ‘groups’ in an organization? 4 (0)
5. (a) State, in brief, the grounds on the basis of which a banker can dishonour a cheque under the provisions of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881. 8 (0)
(b) Distinguish between “pre–incorporation contracts” and “provisional contracts” under the Companies Act, 1956. 4 (0)
(c) Draft a business letter, presuming your facts that you have received the goods from the company and you are sending payments. 4 (0)
6. (a) Examine the position of a minor in relation to obtaining membership in a company under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956. 8 (0)
(b) Which parameters are applicable in relation to Competition Law in India? 4 (0)
(c) State whether the following statements are correct or incorrect: 4×1=4
(i) A specific offer can be accepted only by that person to whom offer has been made. (0)
(ii) In case of breach of contract, the Court awards remote damages to the aggrieved party. (0)
(iii) A company is a legal person but not a citizen. (0)
(iv) If the Central Government permits, a public company can be converted into a private company. (0)
7. Answer any FOUR of the following: 4×4=16
(a) The Employees’ Deposit Linked Insurance Scheme, under Section 6C of the Employees’ Provident funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 has been amended by the Central Government. State these amendments. 4 (0)
(b) State the conditions which are applicable for the purpose of commencement of business by a public company under the Companies Act, 1956. 4 (0)
(c) What is the law relating to criminal liability for mis-statement in the prospectus under Section 63 of the Companies Act, 1956 ? 4 (0)
(d) Write a note on “Social Accountability–8000”. 4 (0)
(e) What do you understand by the “Semantic Barriers” to communication? 4 (0)

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