Schutzbehauptung

English translation: a lie to cover oneself

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01:50 Aug 20, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
German term or phrase: Schutzbehauptung
Diese Einlassung der Angeschuldigten ist als reine Schutzbehauptung zu werten und entbehrt jeglicher Grundlage.
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Mike Harold
English translation:a lie to cover oneself
Explanation:
This testimony by the accused should be judged a complete lie to cover himself and is devoid of any foundation.
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Suzanne Flynn
Local time: 16:14
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naevasive defense
John Schweinsberg
na"protection claim"
Parrot
naa lie to cover oneself
Suzanne Flynn


  

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1 hr
a lie to cover oneself


Explanation:
This testimony by the accused should be judged a complete lie to cover himself and is devoid of any foundation.

Suzanne Flynn
Local time: 16:14
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 8
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1 hr
"protection claim"


Explanation:
context: insurance


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Parrot
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4 hrs
evasive defense


Explanation:
The Robert Herbst legal and financial dictionary says:
Schutzbehauptung = trumped-up allegation; evasive defense

John Schweinsberg
PRO pts in pair: 55
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