English translation: In addition, legal provisions apply.
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Thank you Fred, from one old Army guy to another. This is how I normally translate it too, but I wanted to be sure I wasn't missing something. How did you like Huntsville? 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
All other matters (or: matters as to which this document or silent) shall be governed by the law.
Explanation: The idea is that parties are free to establish in a contract their own rules governing the relationship between them, but if they fail to provide for a certain eventuality (in other words, their contract is silent with regard to that), then the default legal provisions kick in. There is a distinction between "mandatory legal provisions" (which parties are not free to contract out of) and "non-mandatory legal provisions (which do not kick in unless the parties have failed to establish rules in that regard in their contract). Is this as clear as mud?