1) to fulfil (UK), to fulfill (US)
Definicija: v. – to satisfy e.g. a condition; to complete the required task
Primer rabe: We have fulfilled all our contractual obligations.
Definicija: n. – where material legally protected has been used in an unauthorised manner; v. to infringe
Primer rabe: Any infringement of copyright shall be prosecuted.
3) breach of contract
Definicija: n. – failure to perform one or more contractual duty; to be in breach of contract; also v. to breach
Primer rabe: We are seeking compensation because XYZ has breached the contract.
Prevod: kršitev pogodbe
Definicija: n. – a legal action brough in a court to seek damages for any infringement of a right
Primer rabe: Jane Smith has filed a lawsuit against her previous employer.
5) force majeure
Definicija: n. – an event such as an earthquake or war which is outside the control of a contracting party that releases a party from any contractual liability
Primer rabe: ABC Underwriting does not cover any losses due to force majeure.
Prevod: višja sila
6) null and void
Definicija: adj. – invalid; without legal force
Primer rabe: This contract is now null and void.
Prevod: ničen in neveljaven
7) to resolve
Definicija: v. – to deal with something successfully, normally to the satisfaction of all partes involved.
Primer rabe: Both parties shall endeavour to resolve disputes amicably.
8) on the one hand
Definicija: adv. – on one side – (often used with on the other hand)
Primer rabe: This agreement is being made between ABC Limited on the one hand and XYZ on the other hand.
Prevod: po eni strani
9) to be in someone’s interest
Definicija: v. – to be beneficial for someone
Primer rabe: It is in your interests to sign this contract of employment so that you are legally protected in the event of a dispute.
Prevod: biti v interesu nekoga
Definicija: adj. – particular
Primer rabe: This contract does not include any specific provisions on use of the software by contract staff.
11) to purchase
Definicija: v. – to buy; also n.
Primer rabe: ABC Limited is obliged to purchase a minimum of 5 units per month.