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op voorhand achtergesteld

English translation: to be put at disadvantage

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Dutch term or phrase:achtergesteld worden
English translation:to be put at disadvantage
Entered by: Jan VDBulcke
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15:23 Feb 3, 2011
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general)
Dutch term or phrase: op voorhand achtergesteld
Daarom zijn zij op voorhand achtergesteld ten opzichte van de partijen die deze informatie wel hadden.

I'm having trouble with the phrase... At a prior disadvantage?
adremco
Local time: 00:21
to be put at disadvantage
Explanation:
or in a more specific juridical context:
the aggrieved party

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Note added at 7 mins (2011-02-03 15:31:36 GMT)
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PS:
This sentence means that one party was put at disadvantage compared with the other parties (that had the information).

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Jan VDBulcke
Local time: 23:21
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4 +4to be put at disadvantage
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to be put at disadvantage


Explanation:
or in a more specific juridical context:
the aggrieved party

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Note added at 7 mins (2011-02-03 15:31:36 GMT)
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PS:
This sentence means that one party was put at disadvantage compared with the other parties (that had the information).



Jan VDBulcke
Local time: 23:21
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kate Hudson: already disadvantaged compared....
33 mins

agree  Sue Stewart-Anderson: at a disadvantage from the outset, compared...
1 hr

agree  Tina Vonhof: and with Sue.
5 hrs

agree  Kitty Brussaard: Sue's suggestion is even more spot on :-)
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Feb 17, 2011 - Changes made by Jan VDBulcke:
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