Además de las generales de la Ley

English translation: In addition to the general questions raised by law

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Spanish term or phrase:Además de las generales de la Ley
English translation:In addition to the general questions raised by law
Entered by: Parrot

09:53 Jan 25, 2001
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Law/Patents
Spanish term or phrase: Además de las generales de la Ley
I have a text about an examination to be done to some witnesses. I give a sample of the text, so you can know the context:

"Preguntas a realizar:
1.- Al legal represtnate o encargo de la Compañia X.
Además de las generales de la Ley.
Primera.- (Con exhibición del documento nº UNO de la demanda). Diga ser cierto que las factura ....."

And another thing "con exhibición del documento .." could be translated by "with exhibition of teh document".

Thank you in advance.
nakota
"Questions to be asked: 1... In addition to the general ques-
Explanation:
tions asked by law (I tend to agree with Gillian on this).
2. Exhibiting document ONE/ or simply, perhaps, "with exhibit ONE".
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Parrot
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na"Questions to be asked: 1... In addition to the general ques-
Parrot
nain addition to the standard legal questions / interrogatories
Gillian Hargreaves
naSee below
Rgaspari


  

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See below


Explanation:
"Las generales de la Ley" refers to "personal circumstances as to which all witnesses must be questioned" (such as age, civil status, etc.).

"exhibición del documento .." means "production of the document"

In your case, I would say:

Questions to be asked:
1. To the legal representative or the person in charge of X Company.
In addition to the witness's personal circumstances.
One. - (While exhibiting document No. One of the claim) Is it true that the invoices...

HTH


    Glosario internacional para el traductor. Marina Orellana
Rgaspari
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in addition to the standard legal questions / interrogatories


Explanation:
This is short for "... las preguntas generales de la ley", and the questions would be regarding name, age, marital status, etc. They are usually formulated by the court.

Gillian Hargreaves
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"Questions to be asked: 1... In addition to the general ques-


Explanation:
tions asked by law (I tend to agree with Gillian on this).
2. Exhibiting document ONE/ or simply, perhaps, "with exhibit ONE".

Parrot
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