Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Arbitration / Arbitration – Attorneys – Fee Dispute – Stipulations – Retainer Contract & Amendment (access required)

Arbitration – Attorneys – Fee Dispute – Stipulations – Retainer Contract & Amendment (access required)

Holding: Even though the parties stipulated that the Sept. 14, 2011, disbursement of settlement funds was done pursuant to their March 2010 retainer agreement, the arbitrator could nevertheless consider the plaintiff-clients’ evidence that the parties had modified the retainer agreement after March 12, 2010 (by capping the amount of fees at $40,000). The arbitrator’s reasoning ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*