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English translation: As things stand ... OR As things stand today .... OR [SIMPLY] However,

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French term or phrase:en l'etat
English translation:As things stand ... OR As things stand today .... OR [SIMPLY] However,
Entered by: Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
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09:37 Mar 5, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
French term or phrase: en l'etat
Legal doc - X pourrait solliciter des dommages-interets en raison du prejudice par lui subi. En l'etat X n'entend pas solliciter un montant quelconque.
As things stand ... OR As things stand today .... OR [SIMPLY] However,
Explanation:
Le sens de "Dans l'état actuel des choses"
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Summary of answers provided
naAs things stand ... OR As things stand today .... OR [SIMPLY] However,Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
naIn this case ...Nigel Patterson
na"In the event, X ......."transatgees
naIf "état" refers to a document or a declaration, then "in the
Parrot
nain the present stateAlbert Golub


  

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9 mins
in the present state


Explanation:
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Albert Golub
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41 mins
If "état" refers to a document or a declaration, then "in the


Explanation:
statement". (One of the readings given in Robert).

Parrot
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51 mins
"In the event, X ......."


Explanation:
Logic!! as I can see nothing in Larrousse.

transatgees
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1 hr
In this case ...


Explanation:
état usually means 'state' or 'condition'. Context would suggest that in this case X is not seeking any sum for damages.


    Own knowledge - no other refs suggest themselves.
Nigel Patterson
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2 hrs
As things stand ... OR As things stand today .... OR [SIMPLY] However,


Explanation:
Le sens de "Dans l'état actuel des choses"


    Phraseology
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
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