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engager sa signature

English translation: be bound by one's signature

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French term or phrase:engager sa signature
English translation:be bound by one's signature
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08:11 Feb 9, 2009
French to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general) / restructuring
French term or phrase: engager sa signature
"Me Dupont a dès lors rappelé qu'il était d'usage dans les procédures de conciliation en France que l'auditeur rende son rapport à la société et que le cabinet XXX était indépendant et engageait sa signature sur la remise de son rapport."

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xxxrombas
North Korea
Local time: 12:42
be bound by one's signature
Explanation:
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Note added at 8 mins (2009-02-09 08:19:54 GMT)
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The expression of consent to be bound by signature is increasingly common especially with regard to bilateral treaties and multilateral treaties with ...
books.google.co.uk/books?isbn=9041116923...
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Graham macLachlan
Local time: 05:42
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Thank you, Graham
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3 +5be bound by one's signature
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be bound by one's signature


Explanation:
HTH

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Note added at 8 mins (2009-02-09 08:19:54 GMT)
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The expression of consent to be bound by signature is increasingly common especially with regard to bilateral treaties and multilateral treaties with ...
books.google.co.uk/books?isbn=9041116923...

Graham macLachlan
Local time: 05:42
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 298
Grading comment
Thank you, Graham

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Susan Gastaldi: perhaps this is more correct, meaning that "one's" signature (don't know whose) is only binding once "one's" report has been returned.
2 mins
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agree  writeaway: also backed by basic Fr-En dictionaries
13 mins
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agree  Bianca AH
26 mins
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agree  xxxArabellaCE
51 mins
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agree  Jenn Mercer
5 hrs
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