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16:03 Jan 28, 2011
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general)
Dutch term or phrase: zorgvuldigheidsbeginsel
Het zorgvuldigheidsbeginsel ex artikel 3:2 Awb houdt in dat bestuursorganen bij de voorbereiding van besluiten de nodige kennis over de relevante feiten en de af te wegen belangen vergaren.

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I can find stuff like "the care principle" but am not sure if I should use it. Something like "due diligence principle" sounds better to me. What is the proper legal term for this in English?
adremco
Local time: 07:35


Summary of answers provided
5 +1principle of care
Jan VDBulcke
4requirement of due careMonique Zwanenburg Widingsjö


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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
principle of care


Explanation:
you can find this on iate


    Reference: http://iate.europa.eu/iatediff/SearchByQuery.do
Jan VDBulcke
Local time: 06:35
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch

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neutral  Lianne van de Ven: Dat betreft een andere definitie: zorgvuldigheidsnorm: ongeschreven norm, zorgzaamheid die betaamt aan de rechtsgenoten onderling in hun maatschappelijke omgang t.o.v. gerechtvaardigde belangen (klik op zorgvuldigheidsbeginsel in IATE)
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agree  Robert de Wit: Persoonlijk vind ik het geen goede vertaling, maar aangezien officiële documenten deze vertaling gebruiken zal het wel correct zijn. http://www.rechtspraak.nl/NR/rdonlyres/3D6BA1B3-DEEF-4882-B9...
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6 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
requirement of due care


Explanation:
Thanks to Anne Lee (http://eng.proz.com/profile/41563)


    Reference: http://eng.proz.com/?sp=gloss/term&id=1722467
Monique Zwanenburg Widingsjö
Local time: 06:35
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
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