prokurent

English translation: proxy / attorney / agent

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Polish term or phrase:prokurent
English translation:proxy / attorney / agent
Entered by: Natalie

03:00 Jan 10, 2001
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
Polish term or phrase: prokurent
a person acting on behalf of a company in its legal actions (e.g. signing documents on behalf of the company)
Agata Tomaszewska
procurator or proctor
Explanation:
Procurator:
1) one that manages another's affairs; agent
2) an officer of the Roman empire entrusted with administrative powers as agent of the emperor
(Webster's Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary)

PROCURATOR, civil law. A proctor; a person who acts for another by virtue of a procuration. Procurator est, qui
aliena negotia mandata Domini administrat. Dig 3, 3, 1. Vide Attorney; Authority.
PROCURATOR in rem suam. Scotch law. This imports that one is acting as attorney as to his own property. When
an assignment of a thing is made, as a debt, and a procuration or power of attorney is given to the assignee to
receive the same, he is in such case procurator in rein suam. 3 Stair's Inst. 1, 2, 3, &c.; 3 Ersk. 5, 2; 1 Bell's Com. B.5, c. 2, s. 1, 2.
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procurator or proctor


Explanation:
Procurator:
1) one that manages another's affairs; agent
2) an officer of the Roman empire entrusted with administrative powers as agent of the emperor
(Webster's Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary)

PROCURATOR, civil law. A proctor; a person who acts for another by virtue of a procuration. Procurator est, qui
aliena negotia mandata Domini administrat. Dig 3, 3, 1. Vide Attorney; Authority.
PROCURATOR in rem suam. Scotch law. This imports that one is acting as attorney as to his own property. When
an assignment of a thing is made, as a debt, and a procuration or power of attorney is given to the assignee to
receive the same, he is in such case procurator in rein suam. 3 Stair's Inst. 1, 2, 3, &c.; 3 Ersk. 5, 2; 1 Bell's Com. B.5, c. 2, s. 1, 2.



    Webster's Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary
    Bouviers Law 1856 Edition
Natalie
Poland
Local time: 23:05
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in pair: 1968

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disagree  Lucyna Długołęcka: A procurator is an administrative official with legal powers, especially in the former Soviet Union, the Roman Catholic Church, or the ancient Roman Empire.
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