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06:56 Dec 12, 2016
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Italian to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general) / jurisdiction
Italian term or phrase: competenza
Giurisdizione italiana e competenza della sezione specializzata in materia d’impresa presso l’intestato Tribunale.

how to avoid saying jurisdiction twice?
garrett higgins
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4competence
emanuela.v
4heard by
James (Jim) Davis
4authority
Cedric Randolph
3"under the) remit of
Wendy Streitparth


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heard by


Explanation:
the section that specialises...
This is one way of doing it. Need to reword. Could do it with responsibility "where responsibility lies with"
Bit more context would help decide which might be best in the context.


James (Jim) Davis
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"under the) remit of


Explanation:
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....then any legal activity they provide falls under the remit of the Legal Ombudsman.
https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachm...

The Ombudsman's remit, in general, is limited to investigating administrative actions only; not to consider complaints about the merits of decisions or interfere with the public bodies’ discretion over particular issues.
http://www.publiclawproject.org.uk/data/resources/223/TB-Omb...

The Government’s skills and apprenticeship policy now falls under the remit of the Department for Education
http://apprenticemakers.org.uk/apprenticeships-now-in-the-re...

Wendy Streitparth
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competence


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https://www.google.it/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&es...

why choosing elaborated expressions when you can use the exact term? I know it may seem strange...

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Garret, in this case competenza does not refer to "local" competence, but to specific sections of a court that judge certain subject matters.

emanuela.v
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authority


Explanation:
One way according to the thesaurus

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Yes, I might also go with competence as the dictionary does indeed give it as 'the legal authority of a court or other body to deal with a particular matter: the court's competence has been accepted to cover these matters.'

Cedric Randolph
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