Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.
You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
For term searches and specialty glossaries, please try the new GBK glossaries
07:54 Nov 28, 2008
English to Romanian translations [PRO] Bus/Financial - Real Estate Additional field(s): Business/Commerce (general), Law: Contract(s)
English term or phrase:as is
Definition from Wikipedia: As is is a legal term used to disclaim some implied warranties for an item being sold. Certain types of implied warranties must be specifically disclaimed, such as the implied warranty of title. "As is" denotes that the seller is selling, and the buyer is buying an item in whatever condition it presently exists, and that the buyer is accepting the item "with all faults", whether or not immediately apparent.
In both new and used product sales, the manufacturer or seller may attempt to avoid the implied warranty of merchantability by either limiting it or disclaiming it entirely with an AS IS clause. FreeAdvice
If you bought a car as is, it means that you accepted it with all its faults. Any post-sale defects are your problem. A car may be sold as is through a dealer or a private person. The implied warranty of merchantability does not automatically arise in as-is purchases. FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business
Using such language as "This property is sold as is" in a sales contract will probably not relieve the seller and the licensee from responsibility for material defects. Georgia Real Estate Commission
Ai dreptate, Radu. M-am gandit sa raspund din nou deoarece am mai gasit niste exemple in limba romana si poate fi util pentru glosarul public, mai ales ca nu prea am gasit termenul tradus sau explicat in limba romana, desi evident merita sa mai cautam.
Automatic update in 00:
50 mins confidence:
ca atare, aşa cum sunt, în starea în care se află (despre mărfuri fără garanţie)
Definition from Wikipedia: As is (or as-is) is a legal term and concept used to disclaim liability for an item being sold. "As-is" denotes that the seller is selling, and the buyer is buying an item in whatever condition it presently exists, and that the buyer is accepting the item "with all faults", whether or not immediately apparent. This is the classic "buyer beware" situation, where the careful buyer should take the time to examine the item before accepting it, or obtain expert advice. Oddly, the seller is also saddled with "as-is" if the item being sold turns out to be much more valuable than thought.
On the other hand, if the item is misrepresented, then this disclaimer may be an ineffective defense. In other words, it may be purchased "as-is", but the buyer is stuck with it only if it substantially conforms to what the seller claimed it to be (an express warranty or representation may override a general express disclaimer).
A seller of a used automobile, for example, sells his car to a buyer, and puts into the contract of sale, the statement: "The buyer accepts the automobile AS-IS, WITH ALL FAULTS". Two minutes after the buyer drives off with his shiny '87 Honda Accord, the engine seizes, and the car stalls. Unless the buyer can show that there was some fraud involved in making the sale (maybe it is actually a mismarked 1976 Gremlin), he is stuck with the car without any recourse to return the car to the seller, or to get his money back. This would be a specific example where fraud in the inducement could outweigh anything in the contract, express or implied: it simply doesn't matter what disclaimer or limitations may be found in the contract, if the contract is void (or voidable) for any reason.
Disgruntled buyers of real estate, and their respective improvements, may be faced with other complicated property law issues if a deed is conveyed as a result of a contract with an "as-is" clause.
Prin aceasta clauza se intelege ca pretul convenit se refera la calitatea marfii ca atare, fara a se face corecturi ulterioare ale pretului. - WEB PORTAL SYSTEM, FERMIERUL
SITE-UL, MATERIALELE DE PE SITE ŞI SOFTWARE-UL, DACĂ ESTE CAZUL, SUNT FUNRIZATE "AS IS" [condiţie de livrare a mărfii "ca atare"], - AXN/HOUSE
Pentru suprafetele poroase poate fi necesara si aplicarea unui al 3-lea strat,
astfel incat consumul mediu de grund sa fie de cca. 100 g/m2 – produs ca atare. - KOEBER
Explanation: Poate fi vorba si despre obiecte second hand vandute ca atare/in starea in care se afla/fara garantia/garantarea calitatii sau duratei lor de viata/de folosire.
Nina Iordache Romania Local time: 13:05 Native speaker of: Romanian
The glossary compiled from Glossary-building KudoZ is made available openly under the Creative Commons "By" license (v3.0). By submitting this form, you agree to make your contribution available to others under the terms of that license.