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Except your time spent on a job which you already have lost money on. 

-----Original Message-----
From: bob.ross(--nospam--at)wgint.com [mailto:bob.ross(--nospam--at)wgint.com]
Sent: Monday, October 29, 2001 6:10 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Re: RE: RETAINERS


When the amount is less than $5,000 you can pursue the matter in small 
claims court in California as long as the company has a corporate 
office here. Minimal expense involved.

Pax e Gratia
Bob Ross
Robert P. Ross, P.E.
Principal Project Manager
Washington Group International,Inc.
Industrial Processes
17320 Red Hill, Suite 300
Irvine, Ca. 92614 
Mobile 562-254-4604
Office 949-222-3978
FAX 949-222-3985
E-mail: Bob.Ross(--nospam--at)WGINT.com

----- Original Message -----
From: Michael Bryson <MBryson(--nospam--at)mhpse.com>
Date: Monday, October 29, 2001 5:33 pm
Subject: RE: RETAINERS

> But you did eventually get paid, right? I thought late payments 
> are very
> typical in the industry. Six months is nothing! There are some 
> clients that
> don't pay  at all, and usually it is not worth the money to sue 
> them.  
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: David L. Fisher [mailto:dfisher(--nospam--at)fplushse.com]
> Sent: Monday, October 29, 2001 10:28 AM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: RE: RETAINERS
> 
> 
> Absolutely,
> 
> How about a little good faith on the part of owners!
> 
> David L. Fisher, SE, PE
> Senior Principal
> Fisher+Horos Structural Engineers
> 372 West Ontario
> Chicago, IL 60610
> USA
> 
> 312.573.1701
> 312.720.0505 mobile
> 
> www.fplushse.com
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Scott, William N. [mailto:William.Scott(--nospam--at)veco.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 30, 2001 12:31 AM
> To: 'seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org'
> Subject: RE: RETAINERS
> 
> Lawyers work on this basis all the time, so why not you. Go for it 
> if you
> can talk them into a retainer arrangement.
> 
> Bill
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: PFFEI(--nospam--at)aol.com [mailto:PFFEI(--nospam--at)aol.com]
> Sent: Monday, October 29, 2001 2:48 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: RETAINERS
> 
> 
> are there any business codes that prevent me from requiring my 
> full design
> fee paid up front prior to developing the drawings?  i have a 
> client who is
> very bad about payments - 6 months is typical.  as a result i have 
> stoppedworking with them but they came to me to design revisions 
> to a job we did
> years ago. 
> thanks in advance - paul franceschi s.e.
> 
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