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to run through

to rehearse

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proof (to prove)

evidence

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loaded

biased

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obsolete

out of date

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to categorize

to classify

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expertise

competence

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effective

successful (skuteczny)

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efficient

not wasting resources (wydajny)

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to rebundle

to repackage

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to soar

to rise drastically

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to plummet

to drop sharply

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to endorse

to accept

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sub-prime

with elevated risk

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to blow the whistle

to report

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whistleblower

informant (sygnalista)

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audit

objective examination and evaluation of the financial statements of an organization to make sure that the records are a fair and accurate representation of the transactions they claim to represent

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auditor

auditing company

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auditee

organization being audited

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follow-up question

a question that follows a closed question in order to gather more information

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obsolescence

process of wearing out

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cues embedded in questions

hints incorporated in questions

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turmoil

disorder

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to subdue

to make quieter

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recruitement market

part of the labour market concerned with hiring

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contractor

a person who agrees to provide services for a specific price

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Sarbanes-Oxley Act

United States federal law that set new or enhanced standards for all U.S. public company boards, management and public accounting firms

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manager-grade

being a manager

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project assurance

guarantee that a project shall be completed to the standard

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to harmonise

to bring into balance or agreement

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cross-border

transnational

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to plunge

to go down suddenly

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homeloan

mortgage

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to default on a loan

to fail to pay back a loan

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ethics

moral principles

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ethical

morally right

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ethically

in a way that is morally right

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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

company's sense of responsibility towards the community and environment in which it operates

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triple bottom line

accounting framework with three dimensions: social, environmental and financial and it attempts to define a company's profitability by including in the equation also social and environmental benefits and costs

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core

main

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to over-claim

to make exaggerated statements and declarations

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on the publicity front

in the area of public relations

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vigilant

watchful

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imperative

essential

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checks and balances (mechanizmy gwarantujące zachowanie równowagi politycznej)

system in which the different parts of an organization have powers that affect and control the other parts so that no part can become too powerful

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to adopt

to implement

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oversight

supervision

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to provide safeguards against abuse

to implement measures that serve as a protection or defence

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to inject capital

to suply with capital

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financial leverage

the use of debt in a firm's capital structure

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retrenchment of personnel

forced lay-off of employees by a firm

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practitioner (praktykujący)

has a hands-on experience in a field that comes from actually practicing

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to be inherent in sth

to be an integral part of sth.

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prevailing

most common

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avowal of honesty

declaration of honesty

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bigger-ticket issue

most important issue

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magnitude

size

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to commit fraudulent acts

to perpetrate illegal acts

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to adhere to

to abide by

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code of practice (kodeks postępowania)

a written set of guidelines that are intended to help businesses achieve the standards set by the government

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tall order

task or goal that is difficult to achieve

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token change

symbolic change

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gateway

entry

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substantial foundation

istotny fundament

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meticulous

scrupulous

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tax return

form used to file income taxes

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to trigger

to provoke

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to substantiate

to validate

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to receive a clean bill of health

to be declared financially healthy

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to be free of misstatements

to contain no errors

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to urge

to press

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bid

attempt

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to rectify

to solve

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business evaluation

Process of determining the economic value of a business or company

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Activity-based costing (ABC)

a technique to assign product costs based on links between activities that drive costs and the production of specific products

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client confidentiality

principle that an institution or individual should not reveal information about their clients to a third party without the consent of the client

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Fiduciary Duty

A legal obligation of one party to act in the best interest of another.

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limited partnership

spółka komandytowa

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in accordance with

according to

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provision

supplying of needs

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solely

exclusively

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lawsuit

a legal case brought to settle a dispute between people or groups

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to prosecute

to initiate civil or criminal court action against sb

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prosecutor (okrarżyciel)

the state or federal government attorney in a criminal case.

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court ruling (orzeczenie sądu)

to initiate civil or criminal court action against sb

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writ

law

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court order

writ issued by a court of law requiring a person to do something or to refrain from doing something

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felon

criminal

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felony

criminal act

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conspiracy

plan or agreement formulated, esp. in secret, by two or more persons to commit an unlawful, harmful, or treacherous act

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obstruction (utrudnienie)

something that gets in the way

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abatement

act of eliminating or annulling a sentence

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legal proceeding

judicial proceeding brought by one party against another

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plaintiff (strona pozywająca)

a person who brings a case against another in a court of law.

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defendant

an individual or group being sued or charged with a crime (strona oskarżona)

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to commit fraudulent act

to perpetrate a crime

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to bring a claim against sb

to make a complaint against sb. in court

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The Supreme Court

The highest court of a country

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Summary Court

magistrate court, preliminary hearing, municipal court

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to shred

to cut or tear

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to surrender your licence to practice a profession

to return a license granting you the right to pursue your profession

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