Translation of tribunal in Spanish:

tribunal

tribunal, n.

Pronunciation: /trɪˈbjuːn(ə)l//trəˈbjunl//traɪˈbjunl//trʌɪˈbjuːn(ə)l/

noun

  • 1

    (court)
    tribunal masculine
    • We should devise a system that draws on both national courts and an international tribunal.
    • It is encouraging that various instruments, including war crimes tribunals and the International Court of Justice, have been put in place to address and redress past wrongs.
    • Everyone has the right to equality before the courts and tribunals of law.
    • Some commentators have also expressed scepticism about the international courts, tribunals and committees which pronounce upon human rights.
    • That freedom necessarily extends to the workings of the courts and tribunals which administer and enforce the laws of this country.
    • Everybody will be sending their courts and tribunals into other jurisdictions, and then you have a tremendous mess and it is not the mess that the federal arrangements seem to contemplate.
    • Amending legislation may also be necessary if the tribunal loses an expected Supreme Court appeal.
    • This may be a court (other than the superior courts), tribunal or other public authority.
    • In the judicial branch the Supreme Court of Justice is the highest tribunal.
    • It is probably there that the reference to legal services to be provided in proceedings in federal courts and tribunals would need to be inserted.
    • In practice there seems no good reason why the present approach of handling environment-related cases within the existing system of international courts and tribunals should not continue to work.
    • One sees, of course, that there are sometimes decisions of the International Court and of tribunals and they have a greater status.
    • So we're looking at international tribunals such as the International Court of Justice or the UN Standing Committee on Torture.
    • Employers' organisations also challenged the power of the Commonwealth tribunal in the High Court.
    • In such cases, trial court judgments may be reviewed by appellate tribunals, with the Supreme Court having final judgment.
    • These tribunals are essential kangaroo courts.
    • Then we each can hold war crimes tribunals and let justice prevail.
  • 2British

    (committee of inquiry)
    comisión investigadora feminine
    • The industrial tribunal decided that Lambeth council had breached the Race Relations Act.
    • We see the employment and disputes tribunals, which adopt their own rules of evidence.
    • The jurisdictional powers of the courts and arbitral tribunals are fundamentally different.
    • In the event of a dispute, an employment tribunal will rule on what is reasonable.
    • The whole subject presents unique challenges to legislators and to tribunals and courts, as well as to those responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Act in the workplace.
    • I am aware of the effects of disputes tribunals - particularly in the agricultural sector - and they are not always as judicially objective as they might be.
    • Workers can recover underpayments at an employment tribunal or the county court.
    • They say workers got pay rises through an industrial tribunal ruling in June.
    • Smith lost an industrial tribunal case last November, but he has lodged an appeal.
    • It should do so in the terms agreed between the parties, as is commonly the case when courts and tribunals in many jurisdictions give effect to terms agreed for the settlement of litigation.
    • Instead of only being able to offer advice, staff with legal training will now be able to represent complainants in tribunals and county court cases.