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Prokurist / Gesamtprokurist

English translation: authorized signatory / authorized joint signatory

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German term or phrase:Prokurist / Gesamtprokurist
English translation:authorized signatory / authorized joint signatory
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07:16 Jul 3, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Law (general)
German term or phrase: Prokurist / Gesamtprokurist
In the context of a DE satzung: "Die Gesellschaft wird gesetzlich vertreten durch einen Prokurist; die Vertretungsmacht des Gesamtprokurist bleibt unberührt."

What would a good translation of Prokurist and Gesamtprokurist be?

Thanks very much!

Harold
xxxVadney
authorized signatory / authorized joint signatory
Explanation:
A "Prokurist" signs for and on behalf of the company.

A "Gesamtprokurist" can only sign for and on behalf of the company together with another "Gesamtprokurist".
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Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 16:30
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Summary of answers provided
naauthorized signatory / authorized joint signatory
Sven Petersson
na"Prokurist" (plus explanation)xxxeurotransl
naauthorized signatory / joint representativeMarcus Malabad


  

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4 mins
authorized signatory / joint representative


Explanation:
from Hamblock / Wessels

Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 16:30
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
PRO pts in category: 24
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29 mins
"Prokurist" (plus explanation)


Explanation:
It has become a customary practice to leave this word in German and to add an explanatory translation in parentheses: "Prokurist (holder of a general commercial power of attorney)"


    Dietl/Lorenz + own experience of many years
xxxeurotransl
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36 mins
authorized signatory / authorized joint signatory


Explanation:
A "Prokurist" signs for and on behalf of the company.

A "Gesamtprokurist" can only sign for and on behalf of the company together with another "Gesamtprokurist".

Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 16:30
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 13
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