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Leistungsverweigerungsrecht

English translation: right to withhold performance

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German term or phrase:Leistungsverweigerungsrecht
English translation:right to withhold performance
Entered by: Jonathan Todd
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15:49 Mar 13, 2007
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Law/Patents - Law: Contract(s)
German term or phrase: Leistungsverweigerungsrecht
'Ein etwaiges gesetzliches Zurückbehaltungs- oder Leistungsverweigerungsrecht, beispielsweise wegen Mängel der Sache, steht dem Käufer nur in Ansehung solcher unbestrittener, rechtskräftig festgestellter oder enstscheidungsreifer Forderungen zu...'
Jonathan Todd
Netherlands
Local time: 20:06
right to withhold performance
Explanation:
Leistungsverweigerungsrecht
The right to withhold performance of one's own contractual obligations where other parties have in turn failed in their obligations.

http://www.gbirkinshaw.co.uk/germanlegalglossary-KtoM.html
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 13:06
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Spot on, apparently! Thanks very much!
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right to withhold performance


Explanation:
Leistungsverweigerungsrecht
The right to withhold performance of one's own contractual obligations where other parties have in turn failed in their obligations.

http://www.gbirkinshaw.co.uk/germanlegalglossary-KtoM.html


Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 13:06
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Spot on, apparently! Thanks very much!

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agree  Tim Jenkins: or "duress"
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agree  Steffen Walter
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Mar 13, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Field (specific)Law (general) » Law: Contract(s)


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