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File #: 20999    Version: 0 Name: fourth addendum legal services agreement w/ Seyferth, Blumenthal and Harris, LLP
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/16/2022 In control: Finance and Audit Committee
On agenda: 6/21/2022 Final action: 6/27/2022
Title: A RESOLUTION authorizing the County Counselor to execute a Fifth Addendum to the Legal Services Agreement with Seyferth, Blumenthal & Harris, LLP, of Kansas City, MO, at an actual cost to the County not to exceed $356,500.00, for services to be performed through December 31, 2022.
Sponsors: Charlie Franklin
Indexes: ADDENDUM, COUNTY COUNSELOR, LEGAL SERVICES AGREEMENT
Attachments: 1. 20999bu.pdf, 2. 20999adopted.pdf, 3. 20999 Seyferth, Blumenthal & Harris.pdf
Related files: 20153, 20855, 21047
IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI

Title
A RESOLUTION authorizing the County Counselor to execute a Fifth Addendum to the Legal Services Agreement with Seyferth, Blumenthal & Harris, LLP, of Kansas City, MO, at an actual cost to the County not to exceed $356,500.00, for services to be performed through December 31, 2022.


Intro
RESOLUTION NO. 20999, June 21, 2022

INTRODUCED BY Charlie Franklin, County Legislator

Body
WHEREAS, pursuant to Resolution 20153, dated April 29, 2019, the County Counselor executed a Legal Services Agreement with the law firm of Seyferth, Blumenthal & Harris, LLP, of Kansas City, MO, to provide specialized legal services in connection with the defense of a pending employment discrimination claim; and,

WHEREAS, subsequent addenda have brought the total authorization under this contract up to the amount of $369,050.00; and,

WHEREAS, the County Counselor recommends that he be authorized to execute a Fifth Addendum to the Legal Services Agreement to provide for additional compensation to be payable to the firm in the additional amount of $356,500.00; now therefore,

BE IT RESOLVED by the County Legislature of Jackson County, Missouri, that the County Counselor be and hereby is authorized to execute a Fifth Addendum to the Legal Services Agreement with Seyferth, Blumenthal & Harris, LLP, of Kansas City, MO, for services to be performed through December 31, 2022, at an actual cost to the County not to exceed $356,500.00 in a form to be approved by the County Counselor; and,

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Director of the Department of Finance and Purchasing be and hereby is authorized to make all payments, including final payment, on the Addendum.


Enacted and Approved
Effective Date: This Resolution shall be effective immediately upon its passage by a majority of the Legislature.


APPROVED AS TO FORM:


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Chief Deputy County Counselor County Counselo...

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