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Explanation: Hamblock/Wessels gives "pending appeal" for "noch nicht rechtskräftig" - this is of course a slightly different meaning, but could apply here since your phrase seems to have a very simlar sense. An alternative could also be "not yet legalized" though this is rather clumsy.
Hubbit Local time: 10:08 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 48