In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Brian Bennett, financial recruitment consultant with HRM Recruitment Group, said some banks paid retainers or completion bonuses to get employees to finish a project.
- And on the corporate side, it acts as broker or adviser to more than 100 smaller companies, each of which pays the broker an annual retainer plus fee income on corporate finance deals.
- The problem with annual grants or paying annual retainers in stock is that it takes several years for the holdings to become substantial.
- His remuneration included a €7,500 once-off retainer and an attendance fee of €250 per half day commitment, according to the Department of Finance.
- The King brothers also structured their initial contracts so clients would pay a retainer.
- Companies that work on retainers usually get the bulk of their fee before the search is complete.
- Usually, this payment was in addition to an annual retainer.
- They've gone about this in two primary ways: paying all or part of directors' annual retainers in company stock and making one-time or annual stock or option grants to directors.
- He said that the use of local sales agents on a commission basis with or without a retainer or contribution to overheads is a very normal way to do business in most European countries.
- If I'm going to spend three hours meeting with a client on site or in my office, the retainer must be provided first.
- ‘Then,’ he says, ‘they put us on a retainer, which was about five grand a month, which doesn't really go that far.’
- Bolger suggests that most people don't have enough legal concerns to keep an attorney on retainer.
- A solicitor who accepts a retainer owes a duty of care to his client.
- Many finders also charge retainers, and flat fees aren't unheard of.
- Fees may be charged as a percent of assets under management, hourly rates, flat fees, retainers, bundled fees, negotiated fees, single engagements or in a number of other ways.
- In addition, annual retainers would be paid half in cash and half in stock.
- This type of business requires having a lawyer on retainer.
- Similarly in Morton, the controversy involved a dispute over the terms of the solicitor's retainer.
- The annual fee of $2,500 is a bargain when compared to the monthly retainer plus commission required for full representation.
- All I need from you now is details of the bank account you want the retainers paid into.
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- Fuelling him, beneath the image of the loyal retainer, was a fiery ambition.
- It is the chief who is the lynchpin of the whole system, employing craft specialists, and redistributing to his retainers and subjects the offerings of crafts and foodstuffs that are periodically paid to him (it is usually a he).
- The lift-house was manned: a family retainer had taken the place of the liftman.
- Second, even those branches of the military households registered in garrisons engaged in a wide variety of economic activities, ranging from small businesses, to acting as personal retainers, to brigandage.
- A silver pipe shows a wedding procession of mice, which is a parody on the procession of armed human retainers escorting a bride-to-be to her future home.
- He was a prominent figure in Stratford-upon-Avon, with a household of about 40 servants and retainers.
- The effect on the city of Edo was a permanent presence of noblemen and samurai with a huge staff of retainers, attendants and servants.
- The Archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas Bourchier, apparently had charge of the boys for a time, but Richard was later entrusted to the Earl of Warwick, whose lavish household was said to support 20,000 retainers.
- Classical texts suggest that feasts involving a chieftain and his retinue were held in a circle around a central hearth or fireplace, with the alcoholic beverage circulating either in a common cup or being served by retainers.
- You will use it to hire several retainers, three bodyguards, and a housekeeping staff.
- Ostensibly, this hallway's purpose was to allow the guests' personal retainers discreet but easy access to the rooms for which they were responsible.
- There was a single moat surrounding the castle at the base of the mountain, and a drawbridge was continually being let down to let the samurai and retainers ride across to Shintaku.
- She is cared for by a loyal family retainer and rarely leaves the house.
- Cash-poor, he is without the means to repair it, and maintains his household with just one domestic servant, Lao Huang, an old retainer from his late father's time.
- Originally livery referred to the special clothing of retainers and servants, but later the term became associated with distinctive costumes for grand occasions worn by high-ranking members of the companies.
- The retainers, led by Chamberlain Oishi, resolve to avenge their lord's death and restore honor to his house, biding their time until the opportunity presents itself.
- The Geneat was a retainer, usually mounted, whose services were those befitting a free man - escorting, guarding, running errands, and at harvest time, working in the fields.
- Koizumi was born in Shizuoka as the son of a former retainer of the Tokugawa family which had ruled Japan with an iron fist until the last Shogun Tokugawa Yoshinobu resigned in 1867.
- In order to force these territorial lords to do military service fiefs were granted from the already existing public domain, and in their turn the great lords granted part of these fiefs to their retainers.
- The realization that others did not love Father as his family and retainers clearly did was a slow one coming to Johnny.
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