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demande du plus diligent

English translation: request of the party initiating action

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French term or phrase:demande du plus diligent
English translation:request of the party initiating action
Entered by: Yolanda Broad
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10:44 Sep 6, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
French term or phrase: demande du plus diligent
"En cas de désaccord, le mandataire sera désigné en justice, à la demande du plus diligent."
bharg
India
Local time: 17:57
at the request of the party initiating action
Explanation:
"le plus diligent" is the person who initiates a legal action.

See Cornu, "Vocabulaire judiciaire," sv diligent
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Germaine A Hoston
Local time: 04:27
Grading comment
Thanks for your help - it was very useful.
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Summary of answers provided
na +2at the request of the party initiating action
Germaine A Hoston
naat the request of the party who first takes action
Maya Jurt
na -1application of the party not in default / the innocent party
Peter Freckleton


  

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at the request of the party who first takes action


Explanation:
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Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 13:27
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 412
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3 hrs peer agreement (net): +2
at the request of the party initiating action


Explanation:
"le plus diligent" is the person who initiates a legal action.

See Cornu, "Vocabulaire judiciaire," sv diligent

Germaine A Hoston
Local time: 04:27
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 118
Grading comment
Thanks for your help - it was very useful.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Heathcliff: True; however, "the more diligent party" also appears in Anglo-American contracts.
2 hrs

agree  xxxHenri
12 hrs
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10 hrs peer agreement (net): -1
application of the party not in default / the innocent party


Explanation:
or "non-defaulting party". Not literal translation, but often used.

Peter Freckleton
Australia
Local time: 23:27
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 722

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Gillian Hargreaves: No implication of guilt or innocence here
2 hrs
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