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Portuguese term or phrase:lavra
English translation:given by/approved by
Entered by: mniquet
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19:24 Feb 13, 2009
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Law/Patents - Law (general)
Portuguese term or phrase: lavra
"(...) interposto por XXX em face de decisão, da lavra do MM. Juiz Federal Convocado XXX, que negou seguimento ao agravo de instrumento interposto pela ora recorrente
given by/approved by
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4 +1given by/approved by
2in the jurisdiction of
Adriana Baldino



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given by/approved by


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neutral  Donna Sandin: it just means he wrote it, handed it down, so "given" by is better than "approved by" in my opinion
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agree  Cristiana Veleda
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in the jurisdiction of

that's just an idea to explore, I'm not sure.

Adriana Baldino
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