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12:30 Aug 4, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Finance (general) / Banking - to do with terms of employment
German term or phrase: Strafnorm
Contract of employment (Switzerland). The section concerned is that which draws attention to the employee's duty to observe certain laws, e.g. to do with money laundering, manipulation of the exchange rate, etc
Colin & Merula Smith
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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5

or 'The Law' or 'Legislation'
(Swiss word for 'Gesetz')

Note added at 1 hr (2006-08-04 14:18:00 GMT)

Is this the title of a section within the contract?

Note added at 4 hrs (2006-08-04 17:29:33 GMT)

In view of the comment entered below you may wish to add the word 'criminal' in order to make the distinction between 'criminal law' and 'civil law'.

Note added at 37 days (2006-09-10 14:47:10 GMT)

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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Trans-Marie: Nicht irgendw.Normen, sondern *Straf*normen werden angespr.//Ja, im Gegensatz z. B. zu zivilr./verwalt.vorschriften. Strafnorm ist kein allg. Wort fuer Gesetz. //Ich wuerd. die Erkl. lieber weglassen. Strafnorm ist ebenso ein deutscher Ausdruck.
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  -> So what you’re saying is my explanation should have read: (Swiss word for 'Strafgesetz')? // The Erklärung was for the benefit of the askers and not intended for inclusion in the translation. How about the answer itself?
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