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19:39 Aug 2, 2006
German to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial - Management / competition
German term or phrase:die Rute ins Fenster stellen
"Nach langen, fruchtlosen Verhandlungen habe man sich entschlossen, XYZ (d.h. dem Gegner) ***die Rute ins Fenster zu stellen***."
I don´t even know this term in German and have no idea what this might be in English.