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Client may terminate arrangement at any time

  (1)   It is a condition of the ongoing fee arrangement that the client may terminate the arrangement at any time.

  (2)   Any condition of the ongoing fee arrangement, or any other arrangement, that requires the client to pay an amount on terminating the ongoing fee arrangement is void to the extent that the amount exceeds the sum of:

  (a)   any liability that the client has accrued but not satisfied under the ongoing fee arrangement before the termination; and

  (b)   the costs of the current fee recipient incurred solely and directly because of the termination.

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