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06:34 Mar 14, 2007
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law: Contract(s) / Dominican Republic contract
Spanish term or phrase: POR CUANTO
Does anyone know of a standard translation for this in terms of ontracts. I have been led to believe the translation used is WHEREAS and NOW THEREFORE. Is this the case?
POR CUANTO .......

POR CUANTO...... (ETC)

POR TANTO
SMLS
Ireland
Local time: 22:57
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Summary of answers provided
4 +8whereas
Noni Gilbert
4 +2in as much as
esing
4NOW, THEREFORE...
ML Spanish


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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
in as much as


Explanation:
a near equivalent

esing
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agree  Egmont
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agree  patricia scott: Also inasmuch
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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +8
whereas


Explanation:
http://www.usdoj.gov/crt/genglossary_spanish.htm
"whereas - por cuanto, visto que, considerando, en vista de, en tanto que "

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agree  Yvonne Becker: Siempre lo he visto así en los contratos
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agree  ML Spanish
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2382 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
POR TANTO...
NOW, THEREFORE...


Explanation:
For that last line 'POR TANTO...', I've seen contracts saying 'NOW,THEREFORE...' followed by the agreement.

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