Formation de Conseil Général

English translation: Sitting on (omit formation)

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French term or phrase:siègeant en Formation de Conseil Général
English translation:Sitting on (omit formation)

10:17 Nov 30, 2006
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general)
French term or phrase: Formation de Conseil Général
A legal document is signed by XXXXXXXXX, above which is written:

'Pour le Président du Conseil de Paris siégeant en Formation de Conseil Général par délégation, le Sous-Directeur'

What a mouthful! It's the 'siégeant en Formation' bit that I've never seen before. Can anyone help?
Charlotte Plouvier
Sitting on the Board of Directors
Explanation:
"Formation" is simply dumped in all translations I could find.

siégeant en formation du contentieux -> sitting in judicial capacity
siégeant en formation plénière -> sitting en banc
etc.
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texasweed
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siégeant en Formation de Conseil Général
Sitting on the Board of Directors


Explanation:
"Formation" is simply dumped in all translations I could find.

siégeant en formation du contentieux -> sitting in judicial capacity
siégeant en formation plénière -> sitting en banc
etc.

texasweed
France
Local time: 21:08
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