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15:13 Apr 16, 2018
German to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Erkundungspflicht
Der AN hat vor Beginn der Arbeiten - falls erforderlich in Verbindung mit dem AG - die jeweiligen örtlichen Verhältnisse zu überprüfen und sich durch Einsicht in Planungsunterlagen sowie technischer und baurechtlicher Vorschriften Klarheit zur Durchführung der Leistungen zu verschaffen.

Ich kann keine eindeutige Übersetzung dazu finden.

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Heike Holthaus
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4 +5due diligence



13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
due diligence

Due diligence
noun, Law, Business.
reasonable care and caution exercised by a person who is buying, selling, giving professional advice, etc., especially as required by law to protect against incurring liability:
The court said there was due diligence on the part of the plaintiff.
the process of gathering or disclosing relevant and reliable information about a prospective sale, purchase, contract, etc:
You should perform due diligence on a company before investing.


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Asker: Of course! Feel pretty silly for asking now...

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agree  Lancashireman
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agree  Kevin Fulton
3 hrs

agree  David Hollywood: spot on Phil
9 hrs

agree  Steffen Walter
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agree  gangels
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