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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)
Spanish term or phrase: Considerando:
Forma parte del encabezamiento de un contrato comercial de la siguiente manera:


1. Que las "partes" cuentan con acreditada experiencia...
Local time: 19:20

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5 +18whereas
5In view of, considering, since
Lillian van den Broeck
3 -1All parts count toward experience..
Michael McWilliam



4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +18

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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): -1
All parts count toward experience..

a rough translation

Michael McWilliam
United States
Local time: 16:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.: count toward? contar is "have" in this context
3 mins

neutral  María Eugenia Wachtendorff: These are the "whereas clauses"
8 mins

disagree  Andy Watkinson: Idem María - "These are the "whereas clauses" "
1 hr

agree  Carlos Diaz de Leon: Ditto to Patricia's comment: "Considerando: 1. Que las partes cuentan..." translates as: "Whereas: 1. The parties have proven experience..."
3 hrs
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13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
In view of, considering, since


Lillian van den Broeck
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 8

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neutral  Carlos Diaz de Leon: Literally, yes. However, this is standard legalese, and the translation is 'whereas'
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