middelenverbintenis

English translation: obligation of means

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Dutch term or phrase:middelenverbintenis
English translation:obligation of means
Entered by: Ron Peek

08:17 Oct 18, 2004
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law: Contract(s) / Contract
Dutch term or phrase: middelenverbintenis
The term appears in a contract. What is meant here by 'middelenverbintenis' and what would the English (UK) term be for this?

Context:
'De opdracht houdt een middelenverbintenis in in hoofde van de Opdrachtnemer.'

Many thanks in advance!

Ron
Ron Peek
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:32
obligation of means
Explanation:
Obligation to guarantee financial security or method of achieving required results. From what I can make out, in this case, the contractor is obliged to provide financial security for the project.
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Siobhan Schoonhoff-Reilly
Netherlands
Local time: 23:32
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obligation of means


Explanation:
Obligation to guarantee financial security or method of achieving required results. From what I can make out, in this case, the contractor is obliged to provide financial security for the project.

Siobhan Schoonhoff-Reilly
Netherlands
Local time: 23:32
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