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Legal Aptitude and Logical Reasoning (CSEET Paper-2) CSEET

Syllabus

 Paper – 2 Legal Aptitude and Logical Reasoning
 Objective:
  To test basic understanding of Laws, Legal Aptitude and Logical Reasoning skills.
      Total Marks – 50
      Part A - Legal Aptitude (25 Marks)
      Part B - Logical Reasoning (25 Marks)

Part A - Legal Aptitude (25 Marks)
 
1 Indian Constitution 
  • Preamble 
  • Citizenship  
  • Fundamental Rights and Fundamental Duties  
  • Directive Principles of State Policy 
  • State under Constitution 
  • President and Governors 
  • Council of Ministers and Prime Minister 
  • Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha and Legislative Assembly, Legislative Council  
  • Supreme Court and High Courts 
  • Landmark Amendment in Constitution  
  • List of subjects Centre, State and Concurrent 
 2 Elements of General Laws (Indian Contract Act and Law of Torts)
A. Law of Contract  
  •     Offer, Acceptance, Consideration and Competency to Contract. 
  •      Agreement 
  •      Types of Contract: Void, Voidable, Unenforceable  
  •       Performance of Contract 
  •       Frustration of Contract 
  •       Quasi Contract 
  •       Breach of Contract and Remedies 
B. Law of Torts  
  •      Basics of Torts  
  •      Specific Defenses 
  •      Nuisance and Negligence 
  •      Strict, Absolute and Vicarious Liability 
  •      Trespass  
  •       Malicious Prosecution 
 3 Elements of Company Secretaries Legislation  
  • The Institute of Company Secretaries of India  
  • Vision, Mission, Motto and Core Values of the Institute 
  • Company Secretary under Company Secretaries Act, 1980.  
  • Functions of Company Secretary under the Companies Act, 2013  
  • Role of Company Secretary in Employment  
  • Role of Company Secretary in Practice 
 4 Elements of Company Law  
  • Meaning and Nature of Company 
  • Types of Companies 
  • Incorporation of a Company  
  • Types of capital 
  • Board of Directors  (Concept, Appointment and Removal of Directors) 
  • Board Meetings & Shareholders Meetings 
  • Corporate Social Responsibility  
  • Business Ethics  
  • Ethical Dilemma 
 5 Legal Reasoning  
  • Legal Fundamentals and Terms 
  • Legal Problems  Reading and understanding a case 
  • Legal Terminology and Maxims 
  • Legal Reasoning
       (a) Reasoning by Analogy
       (b) Inductive and Deductive Reasoning 
  • Questions of Fact (or factual issues)
  • Questions of Law (or legal issues)
  • Landmark Judgments of Supreme Court and High Court
  • Reading Comprehension 
 
Part B - Logical Reasoning (25 Marks)
6 Logical Reasoning 
  • Calendars 
  • Cause and Effect Reasoning 
  • Clocks 
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Deriving Conclusion from Passages
  • Drawing Inference 
  • Number Test
  • Sequence and Series
  • Statement and Assumptions 
 7 Verbal Reasoning 
  • Alphabet Test
  • Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle
  • Analogy
  • Assertion and Reason
  • Blood Relations 
  • Decision Making
  • Inserting Missing Characters 
  • Logical Sequence Test 
  • Logical Venn Diagram 
  • Number, Ranking and Time Sequence Test 
  • Syllogism 
  • Truth Tellers and Liars 
 8 Non-Verbal Reasoning 
  • Analytical Reasoning  
  • Classification 
  • Completion of Incomplete Pattern  
  • Figure Matrix  
  • Grouping of Identical Figures  
  • Mirror Image 
  • Rule Detection  
  • Numeric and Alphabet Series