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Danish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Law: Contract(s)
Danish term or phrase: Anpartshaveroverenskomest
Ordinarily a ‘Shareholder Agreement’ - but if it was between only two parties of a closely held (i.e. private corp) limited company, though it is not a ‘partnership agreement,’ two would it be better to term it something else?
Charlesp
Sweden
Local time: 23:54
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Summary of answers provided
5 +2shareholders agreement
Christina Kjaergaard
3Co-Operative Society Members' Private AgreementxxxAdrian MM.
3private contractSuzanne Blangsted


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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
private contract


Explanation:
another suggestion for private agreement.

Suzanne Blangsted
Local time: 14:54
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 61
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +2
shareholders agreement


Explanation:
I see your point, but according to my knowledge based on working as an inhouse translator in a law firm, the correct term used by business partners is shareholders agreement, although the companies may be closely related.

Christina Kjaergaard
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Notes to answerer
Asker: Thanks. That is what it looks like, but it is more like a limited partnership agreement. I would say that "shareholder's agreements" in the US have a somewhat different meaning.


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Daniella Dukes
10 hrs

agree  Eva Harbo Andersen: I usually write "shareholders' agreement (private limited liability company) the first time the term is used. I do so to make it clear which type of company we are dealing with.
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Anpartshaveroverenskomst
Co-Operative Society Members' Private Agreement


Explanation:
Partnership Agreement or Deed of Parternship suggests a set-up. This looks like an ad hoc agreement between existing members.

Nor is it on all fours with a Shareholders' Agreement.


Example sentence(s):
  • Guideline til anpartshaveroverenskomst. Anpartshaveroverenskomst regulerer det interne forhold mellem to eller flere anpartshaver. aps står for ...

    Reference: http://www.startogvaekst.dk/sw492.asp
xxxAdrian MM.
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Notes to answerer
Asker: Hi Tom, Thanks for the link. That it a great help, and a great resourse. Like you! Charles

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