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Pönalregelung

English translation: penalty clause

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
German term or phrase:Pönalregelung
English translation:penalty clause
Entered by: Steffen Walter
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06:25 Aug 29, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law: Contract(s)
German term or phrase: Pönalregelung
Absicherung der zugesagten Service Level durch eine Pönnalregelung
(line in a tender for a telecoms service)
Jayne White
penalty clause
Explanation:
Penalty clause
A clause found in contract agreements that provides for a penalty in the event of default.
(http://www.mutualfunds.com/glossary/bfglosp.htm)


Penalty clause - A provision in a contract that provides for a reduction in the amount otherwise payable under a contract to a contractor as a penalty for failure to meet deadlines or for failure of the project to meet contract specifications. (http://www.homebuildingmanual.com/Glossary.htm#P)



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Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 12:09
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
napenalty clause
Brigitte Gendebien
napenalty clause or regulationBarbara Schmidt-Runkel
nasee below
Elisabeth Moser
napenalty provision/regulationBeth Kantus


  

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6 mins
penalty provision/regulation


Explanation:
guarantee of service level committed to through penalty provision (in the contract, I'm assuming)

Beth Kantus
United States
Local time: 06:09
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 12
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10 mins
see below


Explanation:
Poenal-oder auch Strafregelung
penal regulation


    Muret-Sanders
Elisabeth Moser
United States
Local time: 06:09
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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23 mins
penalty clause or regulation


Explanation:
I think they spelled it wrong. It should be written "Pönalregelung".

Barbara Schmidt-Runkel
Local time: 12:09
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
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2 hrs
penalty clause


Explanation:
Penalty clause
A clause found in contract agreements that provides for a penalty in the event of default.
(http://www.mutualfunds.com/glossary/bfglosp.htm)


Penalty clause - A provision in a contract that provides for a reduction in the amount otherwise payable under a contract to a contractor as a penalty for failure to meet deadlines or for failure of the project to meet contract specifications. (http://www.homebuildingmanual.com/Glossary.htm#P)






    Reference: http://www.thyssengas.de/netzdi2.htm
    Reference: http://www.thyssengas.de/netzdi4.htm#3.4
Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 12:09
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 8

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Changes made by editors
Apr 26, 2005 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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Apr 26, 2005 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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Field (specific)(none) » Law: Contract(s)


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