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English translation: property related insolvency proceedings


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22:01 Sep 16, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Nachlasinsolvenzverfahren
Text about insolvency claims. "In Nachlassinsolvenzverfahren sind weitere nachrangige Forderungen bei gleichem Rang nach dem Verhaeltnis der Betraege"
Nick Smith, BA (Hons.), Dipl. Uebers. (FH Koeln)
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:25
English translation:property related insolvency proceedings
property related insolvency litigation

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Poornima Iyengar
Local time: 19:55
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4 +1insolvency proceedings of an estate
Hans-Henning Judek
5property related insolvency proceedings
Poornima Iyengar



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property related insolvency proceedings

property related insolvency litigation


    Reference: http://www.mhc.ie/disputes.html
    Reference: http://www.weil.com/wgm/practiceareas.nsf/documents/Derivati...
Poornima Iyengar
Local time: 19:55
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insolvency proceedings of an estate

Poornima is basically right. In case of "Nachlass", I think, estate is the more suitable term

    Dietl/Moss Dic. of Legal Terms
    Reference: http://www.sands-trustee.com/rs.htm
Hans-Henning Judek
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agree  Beate Boudro: I would add ".. 'a decedent's' estate..." ("estate" is not necessarily a "Nachlass")
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