New Austrian legal weblog/Neues juristisches Weblog aus Österreich

Aktenvermerk interessiert sich unter anderem für Fachsprache (ein Euphemismus?):

bq. Bezugnehmend auf unser Gespräch übernehmen Sie den Verkauf der Liegenschaft und ich erlaube mir folgende Punktationen festzuhalten:

The new Austrian weblog Aktenvermerk (meaning something like a memorandum entered in a file) looks very promising. It has some excellent examples of legalese.

(Über/via Juristisches und Sonstiges)

2 thoughts on “New Austrian legal weblog/Neues juristisches Weblog aus Österreich

  1. Thank you for your kind words, Margaret :-)

    Of course I’m also interested in “Fachsprache” per se, but the quotes I cited are just (to me: funny, and from a legal point of view just plain wrong) examples of use by non-lawywers that I happened to stumble across.

    You know the adage about a little bit of knowledge…

  2. What a surprise, Ingmar. I didn’t recognize you! Your profile is very slim.
    I should think there are a few examples of misuse out there even by real lawyers.

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