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Spanish translation: afectación


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English term or phrase:encumbrance
Spanish translation:afectación
Entered by: Jorge Gonza
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00:20 Mar 8, 2004
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Bus/Financial - Aerospace / Aviation / Space / Contract of Services
English term or phrase: encumbrance
Type of document: Contract for services (between a large, bully transnacional Oil Corporation and a small domestic Airliner)
"12. LIENS
21.1 Contractor shall immediately pay en discharge any lien, claim or encumbrance, of any nature, upon or against [name of Oil Company] or XXX and their respective Affiliated Companies, the Services or the real property upon which the Services are situated (or shall provide security for payment thereof), that may arise from Contractor's performance of the Services, including, without limitation, any claims, liens or encumbrances from Contractor's Personnel, or from laborers or credtors of same (including tax claims of the Government, and Contrator shall indemnify, defend and hold [name of Oil Company] and XXX and their respective Affiliated Companies harmless from same."
Country: Peru. The airliner is a Peruvian company whose main line of business is to provide passenger and cargo transportation services with small aircraft (maximum 19 passengers.) The Services involve providing support passenger and cargo transportation for an exploration drilling operation.
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Jorge Gonza
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Y "gravamen" = "lien"
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Henry Hinds
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Local time: 14:34
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Henry Hinds



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

Ya vuelvo con definiciones y ejemplos.

Note added at 2004-03-08 00:27:49 (GMT)

Así lo define el DRAE:

(Del lat. gravāmen).
1. m. carga (II obligación).
2. m. Carga impuesta sobre un inmueble o sobre un caudal.

Se aplica el significado de obligación o carga impuesta.

Algunos ejemplos:

Emisión de Certificado de Libertad o de Gravamen
Emisión de Certificado de Libertad o de Gravamen. Dependencia: Secretaría de Finanzas. Unidad Administrativa: Instituto Catastral ...
www.cgeson.gob.mx/servicios/ rete/tramites/tramite15.htm

Tipo de gravamen
... Tipo de gravamen. Registro contable del IVA I. ... Impuesto sobre el valor añadido
Tipo de gravamen Por Mercedes Cervera Oliver y Javier Romano Aparicio. ...

    Reference: http://www.rae.es
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Y "gravamen" = "lien"

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