Proceso Ordinario Declarativo de Mayor Cuantía

English translation: Ordinary declaratory proceedings for a higher-scale claim

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Spanish term or phrase:Proceso Ordinario Declarativo de Mayor Cuantía
English translation:Ordinary declaratory proceedings for a higher-scale claim
Entered by: Emily Tell

17:47 Jul 31, 2019
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law: Contract(s) / Libel Lawsuit
Spanish term or phrase: Proceso Ordinario Declarativo de Mayor Cuantía
Hello,

This is the name of a lawsuit filed in Panama for breach of contract.

Thank you.
Emily Tell
United States
Local time: 02:34
Ordinary declaratory proceedings for a higher-scale claim
Explanation:
As the previous KudoZ is not vey helpful and the term was not the same, I venture this suggestion

"Mayor cuantia" tells me that this is not a "small claim"

Declaratory judgment - Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Declaratory_judgment

A declaratory judgment, also called a declaration, is the legal determination of a court that resolves legal uncertainty for the litigants. It is a form of legally binding ...
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4Ordinary declaratory proceedings for a higher-scale claim
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We've had a very similar question before
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Ordinary declaratory proceedings for a higher-scale claim


Explanation:
As the previous KudoZ is not vey helpful and the term was not the same, I venture this suggestion

"Mayor cuantia" tells me that this is not a "small claim"

Declaratory judgment - Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Declaratory_judgment

A declaratory judgment, also called a declaration, is the legal determination of a court that resolves legal uncertainty for the litigants. It is a form of legally binding ...
‎Cease and desist · ‎Declaratory judgment ... · ‎Patent pitfalls and strategy



AllegroTrans
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57 mins peer agreement (net): +2
Reference: We've had a very similar question before

Reference information:
http://www.proz.com/kudoz/spanish-to-english/law-general/745...

I don't know which (if any) is the correct answer, but I suspect the chosen one may be wrong. "De mayor cuantía" means "large" as far as I'm aware.

philgoddard
United States
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PRO pts in category: 401
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Asker: Yes, I had seen and referred to that answer, thanks!


Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  Adrian MM.: AMM alias Kirsty MacC
1 hr
  -> I was always confused about that...
agree  AllegroTrans: Not only was the wrong answer chosen but it is also gramatically incorrect
1 day 14 hrs
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