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Weisungs- und Direktionsrecht, Leistungsbestimmungsrecht

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08:40 Aug 4, 2004
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German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Law: Contract(s) / Employment law
German term or phrase: Weisungs- und Direktionsrecht, Leistungsbestimmungsrecht
It is a clause in an independent contractor's agreement:
Der freie Mitarbeiter unterliegt bei der Durchführung der übertragenen Tätigkeiten keinem Weisungs- und Direktionsrecht des Auftraggebers. Gegenüber den anderen Angestellten des Auftraggebers hat der freie Mitarbeiter kein und Weisungs- und Direktionsrecht. Unberührt hiervon bleibt das Leistungsbestimmungsrecht hinsichtlich der an den freien Mitarbeiter gestellten Aufgaben.
xxxJulia Vaynzo
Local time: 18:10

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3rephrase slightly
Dr Andrew Read



1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
rephrase slightly

Didn't we answer part of this in the other question? No matter...

See other answer for first sentence. As for second and third sentence:

The independent contractor ahhas not right to give directions or orders to the other employees of the ..... This does not affect his right to specify how tasks should be done in respect of those tasks assigned to independent contractors.

NOTE: I have not seen "Leistungsbestimmungsrecht" before and couldn't find reference, but I imagine this is the meaning. Even if there is a single English word given in some dictionaries, you may still need to rephrase as above.

Note added at 1 hr 12 mins (2004-08-04 09:53:36 GMT)

Sorry my third paragraph should read:
The independent contractor has no right to...

Dr Andrew Read
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