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19:54 Nov 27, 2008
English to Danish translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general)
English term or phrase: tort
Definition from Minnesota's Department of Administration:
A wrongful act, other than a breach of contract, such that the law permits compensation of damages.

Example sentence(s):
  • Intentional torts are those wrongs which the defendant knew or should have known would occur through their actions or inactions. Negligent torts occur when the defendant's actions were unreasonably unsafe. Cornell University Law School
  • While some torts are also crimes punishable with imprisonment, the primary aim of tort law is to provide relief for the damages incurred and deter others from committing the same harms. HG.org Worldwide Legal Directories
  • Part I of this report concludes that Congress has the authority to enact tort reform legislation generally, under its power to regulate interstate commerce, and to make such legislation applicable to intrastate torts, because tort suits generally affect interstate commerce. docuticker.com
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5skadegørende handling
Anette Jakobsen


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skadegørende handling


Definition from own experience or research:
Manden blev dømt for skadegørende handling.
Forpligtelser uden for kontraktforhold (skadegørende handlinger og delikt, uberettiget berigelse, uanmodet forretningsførelse) ...

Example sentence(s):
  • 2.5.3.3 Forældres ansvar for barnets skadegørende handlinger. ..... Egen skyld: Selvstændig deltagelse i den skadegørende handling. ... - Bechbruun  
  • I USA betegnes skadegørende handlinger, som kan medføre erstatningsansvar ... For at udføre en bevidst skadegørende handling, en såkaldt ”intentionel ... - Produktansvar i USA  
  • Disse bestemmelser gælder alle skadegørende Handlinger, ikke bare de strafbare. - Runeberg  
Anette Jakobsen
Denmark
Local time: 23:39
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish
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