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es sei denn

English translation: with the exception that

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German term or phrase:es sei denn
English translation:with the exception that
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17:49 Aug 3, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: es sei denn
Goods Delivery Terms:-

Ansprüche auf Wandlung und Minderung bestehen nicht, es sei denn, der Besteller weist dem Lieferanten nach, daß der Mangel nicht durch den Lieferanten zu beseitigen ist.
Robin Salmon
Australia
Local time: 01:37
with the exception
Explanation:
Claims for order cancellation or rebate are invalid with the exception customer furnishes proof that a specific deficiency cannot be remedied by supplier.


That would be acceptable US contract language

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gangels
Local time: 08:37
Grading comment
Yes, "cannot be" is what makes your answer the most acceptable! Thanks a lot!with the excaetion tha
(By the way, "with the exception THAT" is better English.)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +8unless
Johanna Timm, PhD
na +1unlessHarald Rebling
nawith the exceptiongangels
nai.e./ this means
Parrot


  

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10 mins
i.e./ this means


Explanation:
a standard formula

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 16:37
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 315
Grading comment
I think "with the exception that " is the best answer

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  ambittles

disagree  Ulrike Lieder: yes, it's a a stadard formula, but it's
3 hrs
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Comment: I think "with the exception that " is the best answer

39 mins peer agreement (net): +8
unless


Explanation:
meaning(roughly): claims for cancellation and redhibition cannot be made unless the ordering party can prove that the supplier is not obliged to remedy the defect



    professional experience
Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 07:37
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 7302
Grading comment
I think "cannot be remedied" best. ("Unless " is fine.)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Trudy Peters

agree  Uschi (Ursula) Walke: absolutely correct
15 mins

agree  xxxBarbaraW: logical
2 hrs

agree  Ulrike Lieder
2 hrs

agree  Tom Funke
3 hrs

agree  Marcus Malabad: yep!
3 hrs

agree  Vesna Zivcic
4 hrs

agree  Michael Vondung: This one is it.
18 hrs
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Comment: I think "cannot be remedied" best. ("Unless " is fine.)

52 mins peer agreement (net): +1
unless


Explanation:
wenn...nicht. sofern, es sei denn (,dass), außer wenn..., vorausgesetzt, dass nicht...


    Langenscheidt
Harald Rebling
Local time: 16:37
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 55

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Trudy Peters
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13 hrs
with the exception


Explanation:
Claims for order cancellation or rebate are invalid with the exception customer furnishes proof that a specific deficiency cannot be remedied by supplier.


That would be acceptable US contract language



gangels
Local time: 08:37
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 5508
Grading comment
Yes, "cannot be" is what makes your answer the most acceptable! Thanks a lot!with the excaetion tha
(By the way, "with the exception THAT" is better English.)
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