ten dien einde woonstkeuze gedaan hebbende op het adres

English translation: having chosen abode for said purpose at the address of the company aforementioned

14:42 Aug 28, 2013
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Law (general)
Dutch term or phrase: ten dien einde woonstkeuze gedaan hebbende op het adres
Last question by me on my off-pair day, or possibly the second to last.

De vergadering verleent aan Mevrouw X en/of Mevrouw X ten dien einde woonstkeuze gedaan hebbende op het adres van de vennootschap “XX”, voormeld, alle machten om de...

The clause as a whole has to do with granting proxy powers to one or two secretaries to effect various formalities. My vague understanding is that a domicile has to be established in order to grant this proxy power, but I'm not sure how to capture the full meaning of what is being said.
Markus Nystrom
United States
Local time: 09:43
English translation:having chosen abode for said purpose at the address of the company aforementioned
Explanation:
I usually translate it like that. Domicile can be official, but the two people do not live physically at the company's address, they should only receive their letters pertaining to that particulal capacity they have there at the address of the company.
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Kirsten Bodart
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:43
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3 +2having chosen abode for said purpose at the address of the company aforementioned
Kirsten Bodart
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We've had this before.
philgoddard

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having chosen abode for said purpose at the address of the company aforementioned


Explanation:
I usually translate it like that. Domicile can be official, but the two people do not live physically at the company's address, they should only receive their letters pertaining to that particulal capacity they have there at the address of the company.

Kirsten Bodart
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:43
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Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 24

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neutral  philgoddard: I feel you're trying to dress this up in flowery legal language. It can be expressed much more simply than this.
1 hr
  -> No that's fair enough. I would be interested to see a more fluent translation of this issue. Hence the 3. ;)

agree  Tina Vonhof: Abode or residence. I do think legal language is required here.
2 hrs
  -> Thank, Tina!

agree  Barend van Zadelhoff: It is at least a correct interpretation, even I can see this.
8 hrs
  -> Thanks, Barend!
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1 hr
Reference: We've had this before.

Reference information:
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    Reference: http://www.proz.com/kudoz/dutch_to_english/law_general/92380...
philgoddard
United States
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 40

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neutral  Kirsten Bodart: Could you provide that link again, because I get the directory of Du-En legal general questions.
9 mins
  -> Sorry, ProZ is truncating the URL, as it so often does. But you can find it by entering "woonstkeuze" in the glossary search.
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