Translation of redress in Spanish:


reparación, n.

Pronunciation /rəˈdrɛs/ /rɪˈdrɛs/

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    (of a wrong)
    reparación feminine
    Law reparación feminine
    Law compensación feminine
    Law resarcimiento masculine
    to seek redress through the courts tratar de obtener reparación / compensación / resarcimiento judicial
    • you have no redress no tienes derecho a ningún tipo de compensación
    • right of redress derecho a presentar recurso
    • The plaintiff voluntarily seeks redress from these defendants.
    • Only the company can seek redress for such wrongs.
    • The agreement provides for adequate redress for the wrongs.
    • And only in rare instances is it possible to seek redress from a higher court quickly.
    • Natural and statutory law, a sense of justice, and logic explain why people seek redress for wrongs suffered.
    • The right to seek redress of wrongs in court is precious and should not be restricted or abridged, based on myths.
    • The only wrongs he seeks to redress are those he perceives as having been inflicted by an uncaring world on himself.
    • Our courts are clogged with lawsuits pleading redress of wrongs perpetrated on individual employees.
    • It does not agree with the Government that pecuniary compensation would not provide redress.
    • There are two main routes by which aggrieved patients may seek redress for unsatisfactory health care.
    • The descendants of those great artists are sticking together and going to court to seek redress.
    • It did not matter that certain persons may well have been able to seek legal redress.
    • It also provided civil remedies to petitioners seeking redress which was unavailable at common law.
    • This means that it is clearly open to non-Jewish claimants to seek redress.
    • This has had to include the appropriate redress of grievances against government.
    • Court based compensation is rooted in ancient common law - the right to seek redress against those who have done us wrong.
    • I will not hesitate to seek for an immediate legal redress through my solicitors for any consequential loss.
    • There are times when individuals who have been wronged must join together to seek redress.
    • The common law claim for restitution would be the means of redress.
    • It is a tort suit that is calculated to provide full redress from the perpetrator.

transitive verb

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    (error/wrong) reparar
    (error/wrong) enmendar
    (imbalance) corregir
    • On Thursday he set about redressing that situation.
    • This new facility will certainly redress this situation.
    • This film was designed to redress that situation.
    • I trust that they will move quickly to redress this situation.
    • The Government has taken some measures to redress the situation.
    • Insiders suggest this may be the year the Finance Minister redresses that situation.
    • And now we're trying to redress that situation.
    • The department is currently exploring all possible avenues to redress this situation.
    • He had to redress the situation as soon as possible.
    • More recently, efforts have been made to redress this situation.
    • In both cases, steps were being taken to redress the disadvantages of minority communities.
    • So there's not a lot left in the policy kitty when it comes to redressing economic disadvantage.
    • The NHS in the UK imports doctors from other countries in order to redress the perceived shortage of doctors in this country.
    • They must also consider how to redress the shortage in trained care workers.
    • The union also complained of a breach of Article 13 in that, under Swedish law, it had no effective remedy for redressing its grievance, other than complaining to the Swedish Labour Court.
    • Agenda for Change also does nothing to redress staff shortages and the huge pressures on frontline staff.
    • Only those who can afford it will have to pay, he swears, adding that the funds released will go to redress educational disadvantage.
    • Most supporters of this shift to the right acknowledge some obligation to redress unequal opportunities, and to protect the vulnerable.
    • His attempts to redress the financial crisis and restore discipline soon aroused hostility from the guard.
    • In order to redress this crisis she says we must tackle the question of security.