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After all, it’s not uncommon for wealthy Americans to have lawyers on retainer, and many call their lawyers whenever their hearts desire.
THE CRITICAL ROLE OF PUBLIC DEFENDERS IN A POST-ROE V. WADE WORLDEMILY GALVIN-ALMANZAMAY 7, 2022TIME
Six in 10 clients have shortened deadlines on projects, and the average timeline of a client’s expectation has shrunk from more than a month to 2-4 weeks, while projects now outweigh retainer business by 55% to 45%.
MEDIA BUYING BRIEFING: HOW TO RETAIN AND EMPOWER AGENCY TALENT WHEN THERE’S MORE WORK THAN EVERMICHAEL BÜRGIFEBRUARY 14, 2022DIGIDAY
I think that there’s always going to be a place for retainer contracts with agencies for bigger brands.
‘PEOPLE DOING THE WORK HAVE MORE POWER’: WE ARE ROSIE FOUNDER STEPHANIE OLSON ON FREELANCE NETWORK’S GROWTH, WAR ON TALENTKRISTINA MONLLOSJANUARY 6, 2022DIGIDAY
For freelancers on retainer, managing clients’ expectations while also staying within the bounds of the agreed upon job can be a delicate balance.
‘IT CAN EASILY SPIN OUT OF CONTROL’: CONFESSIONS OF A FREELANCE CREATIVE ON THE RISE OF SCOPE CREEPKRISTINA MONLLOSJUNE 10, 2021DIGIDAY
Asked by an agent whether he had legal representation, Hopkins said Project Veritas had a lawyer on retainer “in case there’s anything that happens.”
POSTAL SERVICE FINDS NO EVIDENCE OF MAIL BALLOT FRAUD IN PA. CASE CITED BY TOP REPUBLICANSJACOB BOGAGE, SHAWN BOBURGMARCH 17, 2021WASHINGTON POST
“Well,” he said, “in a joking way, I have to say that either the president should have had the judgment never to get involved with someone like that — or else he should have kept me on permanent retainer.”
JACK PALLADINO, AGGRESSIVE SLEUTH WHO WORKED FOR BILL CLINTON CAMPAIGN, DIES AT 76HARRISON SMITHFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The lawyer wound up pleading guilty for Howie after she realized that the legal retainer was more than the cost of the ticket.
THOSE TICKETED FOR SEDITIOUS LANGUAGE SAY THEIR ONLY CRIME WAS TALKING BACKKATE NUCCISEPTEMBER 9, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
"Very well," said the other, handing him a check for twenty-five dollars as a retainer, and straightway left the office.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
It was very annoying—more than ever—to the Elder when he was required to put up twenty-five dollars in cash as a retainer.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
He said with a touch of mock irony: "The sailor shall play his part—the obedient retainer of the house of Devlin."
MRS. FALCHION, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

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