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Ersatzvornahme

English translation: Substitute Performance

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20:50 Feb 14, 2009
German to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Ersatzvornahme
I take this to mean that if the contractor misses deadlines for rectification, the contracting party can seek other means to solve the issue. Is that right?

"Kommt der AN mit der Beseitigung der Mängel in Verzug, können die Mängel, z.B. im Wege der Ersatzvornahme, beseitigt werden"
S Ben Price
Spain
Local time: 18:05
English translation:Substitute Performance
Explanation:
Substitute Performance

sources:

Contracts Substitute Performance Law & Legal Definition - In contract law, substitute performance may apply to using an alternate method to one provided for in the contract terms in order to fulfill the obligations ...
definitions.uslegal.com/c/contracts-substitute-performance/ - 18k -

obtain substitute performance - recurrir a/procurar la prestación ...In the event Y has to obtain substitute performance to fulfill X obligations under this agreement Y shall be entitled to a reduction and offset as to any ...
www.proz.com/kudoz/english_to_spanish/law:_patents.../10106... - 43k -

Ersatzleistung - substitute performance ( translation glossary ... - (KudoZ) German to English translation of Ersatzleistung: substitute performance [Versicherungsverträge - Law: Contract(s) (Law/Patents)].
www.proz.com/kudoz/german_to_english/law:_contracts/2298760... - 47k -
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andres-larsen
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Local time: 12:05
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5 +4Substitute Performance
andres-larsen
Summary of reference entries provided
Definiton by Brockhaus
Bernd Runge

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Substitute Performance


Explanation:
Substitute Performance

sources:

Contracts Substitute Performance Law & Legal Definition - In contract law, substitute performance may apply to using an alternate method to one provided for in the contract terms in order to fulfill the obligations ...
definitions.uslegal.com/c/contracts-substitute-performance/ - 18k -

obtain substitute performance - recurrir a/procurar la prestación ...In the event Y has to obtain substitute performance to fulfill X obligations under this agreement Y shall be entitled to a reduction and offset as to any ...
www.proz.com/kudoz/english_to_spanish/law:_patents.../10106... - 43k -

Ersatzleistung - substitute performance ( translation glossary ... - (KudoZ) German to English translation of Ersatzleistung: substitute performance [Versicherungsverträge - Law: Contract(s) (Law/Patents)].
www.proz.com/kudoz/german_to_english/law:_contracts/2298760... - 47k -

andres-larsen
Venezuela
Local time: 12:05
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 38
Grading comment
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Michael Harris: Yep - http://www.dict.cc/deutsch-englisch/Ersatzvornahme.html
38 mins

agree  Ellen Kraus: found the term also backed by dict.cc
50 mins

agree  Derek Gill Franßen: ...without the capitalization.
2 hrs

agree  Paola Gatto
11 hrs
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Reference comments


13 hrs
Reference: Definiton by Brockhaus

Reference information:
Ersatzvornahme,
Recht: die Vornahme einer vom Pflichtigen geschuldeten Handlung durch einen Dritten auf Kosten des Pflichtigen, möglich v.a. im Werkvertrags-, Miet- und Verwaltungsrecht.
© Bibliographisches Institut & F. A. Brockhaus AG, Mannheim, 2005

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http://www.proz.com/kudoz/german_to_english/law:_contracts/2...

Bernd Runge
Germany
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 400
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Jan 14, 2010 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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