judge risk

09:18 Mar 19, 2018
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English to French translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
English term or phrase: judge risk
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In the sector of the distressed securities, a judge risk gains importance (so-called “J-risk”).

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4risque lié aux antécédents (à l'historique) du juge
Renvi Yimgna

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risque lié aux antécédents (à l'historique) du juge

J factor risk refers to the effect of the judge on the results of any bankruptcy proceeding, especially prepackaged bankruptcies, which can be important in distressed.


J factor risk. The risk associated with a judge's track record in adjudicating bankruptcies and restructuring. Joint probability. The probability of the joint occurrence of stated events.

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Note added at 5 hrs (2018-03-19 14:57:46 GMT)

Comme suggéré par Germaine dans la section Discussions, "rique relatif à la Jurisprudence du juge" est une alternative plus claire.

Renvi Yimgna
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neutral  Germaine: J'hésite pour "antécédents" dont la connotation n'est pas nécessairement la bonne; on parlerait de son "histoire", pas de son historique.
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