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English translation: "verbally appointed agent" ((more below))

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18:05 Aug 23, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
Spanish term or phrase: mandatario verbal
Sp>En Sales Contract

Is "verbal agent" the best translation? It sounds odd to me.

Context:
El primero en nombre y representación, como mandatario verbal, de Tal Fulano, de aquí en adelante el Vendedor.

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Brian Arnold
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English translation:"verbally appointed agent" ((more below))
Explanation:
In this context, either "verbally appointed agent" or "verbally empowered representative" would serve:

"'...The first-named individual, in his capacity as a verbally appointed agent, [acting] in the name and on behalf of John Doe, hereinafter referred to as the 'Seller'..."

Hope this helps!
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na"verbally appointed agent" ((more below))Heathcliff
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as Representative


Explanation:
I can only speak for Spanish practice. The law recognizes both written and verbal contracts and agreements as binding, and a representative does not necessarily need notarial Powers of Attorney. However, an "apoderado" will hold some form of notarized P.A.

Parrot
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"verbally appointed agent" ((more below))


Explanation:
In this context, either "verbally appointed agent" or "verbally empowered representative" would serve:

"'...The first-named individual, in his capacity as a verbally appointed agent, [acting] in the name and on behalf of John Doe, hereinafter referred to as the 'Seller'..."

Hope this helps!

Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 04:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 843
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