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|Initial Matter Review – Telephone, In Person or Virtual.||No Charge|
|Hourly Rate – Research, Exhibits, Reports and Review.||$400 Per Hour|
|Testimony or Hearing Attendance – In Person or Virtual.||$4,000 Per Day|
|Travel by personal automobile is charged at the prevailing IRS automobile mileage rate plus actual expenses. Air travel is charged at the lowest non-stop refundable coach rate plus actual expenses. Travel time is charged at the prevailing hourly base rate in half-day increments and multiples.|
|Miscellaneous supplies such as, faxes, copies, postage, overnight delivery, parking, etc. are charged at cost.|
|Subpoena compliance related costs, not collected from the issuing party, will be charged to the client.|
|Account Analysis – Forensic accounting reports and other professional services such as printing, binding and electronic presentations may be subcontracted. These are billed at cost.**|
Retainer – Minimum $5,000 retainer paid in advance. Any amount of this retainer over the amount billed against it is nonrefundable. Charges exceeding the original retainer are billed monthly. SLS may request an additional retainer at any time and reserves the right to suspend work, including travel or deposition, trial, or hearing testimony, until such additional retainer is received.
**Account Analysis may be provided by an unaffiliated third-party company and is not covered by the retainer. An additional retainer equal to the estimated cost is required before the outside analysis firm commences work. The supplier’s direct billing to the client eliminates this retainer.
Billing is monthly • Terms: net 20 days • Past due balances are charged a 1 ½% monthly penalty • Accounts must be current before the first deposition, hearing, or trial date and paid in full before any testimony rendered by Greg Wood.
Note – Gregory B. Wood is not an attorney or CPA. Securities Litigation Support, LLC is not a law firm or accounting firm. Mr. Wood does not give legal or tax advice.