"lawsuit" translation into Spanish

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"lawsuit" in Spanish

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1. general

lawsuit

2. law

lawsuit (also: litigation)
Another important point is that the number of international lawsuits in this area is very limited.
Otro elemento importante es que el número de litigios internacionales en esta materia es muy limitado.
entablar una demanda contra algn
he has brought a lawsuit against them
ha presentado una demanda contra ellos
interponer una demanda
lawsuit (also: action, suit)
If we generate a tangled mass of bureaucracy and lawsuits as well as legal uncertainty, the acceptance of anti-discrimination regulations will decline among people in the European Union.
Si creamos un laberinto de burocracia, pleitos e inseguridad jurídica, disminuirá la aceptación de la normativa contra la discriminación entre los ciudadanos de la Unión Europea.
lawsuit (also: action, actio)
Ten Member States joined this lawsuit between January and April 2001.
Diez Estados miembros se unieron a esta acción legal entre enero y abril de 2001.
The victim’s family, however, has filed a lawsuit against the American soldiers involved.
No obstante, la familia de la víctima ha entablado una acción ante la justicia contra los soldados estadounidenses implicados.
Apparently, 10% will go to the Commission, while the ten Member States that joined the lawsuit will receive 90%.
Parece ser que el 10 % irá destinado a la Comisión, mientras que los diez Estados miembros que se unieron a la acción legal recibirán el 90 %.
lawsuit
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causa {f} (pleito)
lawsuit (also: action)
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libelo {m} (demanda)
lawsuit (also: suit, action)

3. law, American English

lawsuit (also: court case, suit)
It will be a Freudian slip of mine if we appear with our lawsuit before you at the Court of Justice in Luxembourg.
Será una equivocación freudiana por mi parte cuando lleguemos con nuestro juicio a su Tribunal de Justicia en Luxemburgo.
llevar a algn a juicio

Synonyms (English) for "lawsuit":

lawsuit

Context sentences for "lawsuit" in Spanish

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EnglishThe victim’ s family, however, has filed a lawsuit against the American soldiers involved.
Créanme, continuamos siguiendo muy de cerca todos estos asuntos e incidentes, algunos de los cuales han sido especialmente trágicos.
EnglishApparently, 10 % will go to the Commission, while the ten Member States that joined the lawsuit will receive 90 %.
En este contexto, es conveniente acoger también con agrado el acuerdo alcanzado entre la Comisión, diez Estados miembros y la compañía Philip Morris.
Englishto bring a lawsuit against sb
EnglishIt is quoted in many international documents on victims of crimes and it is essential for the victim to be given access to their own lawsuit.
A esto se hace referencia en muchos documentos internacionales sobre víctimas de delitos y es fundamental que la víctima tenga acceso a su propio proceso judicial.