What is a Contingency Based Matter?
When you have a Matter
you know will be contingency based, upon creation you can set that up.
Once the Matter has been created all Time Entries related to this Matter will come up as No Charge, Don't Show.
Once the settlement has been awarded, you can deposit the full amount into your Trust Account as a New Retainer and manually make the percentage calculations.
You can then write Trust checks for the amounts that are owed to both you and your client.
How Do I Set Up Increments for Time-Based Billing?
Zola Suite supports increments on a per-matter basis and also supports a firm-wide default increment. There are a few methods throughout Zola Suite to set up increments for time-based billing. Setting increment when creating a new matter Create a new ...
Can I Set Increments on a Matter Basis?
Yes! When you create a Matter, you can set the increment right away. If you don't, it will be saved as the increment you entered in your Firm Settings. If you would like to change this later on, you can do so in the Matter Options tab of the Matter ...
Can I Edit Matter Names?
You can edit existing Matter names by going to the Matter section, and into the Matter's page. In the Matter detail box (located in a white box at the top of the page), hovering over the Matter No. field will prompt a gray pencil to appear, click ...
How Do I Create a New Matter?
Setting up a new Matter can be done in two ways: They can be quickly added from any section of Zola Suite through the Quick Add menu From the Matter section of Zola Suite by clicking on the “+" on the right-hand side of the Matters' menu. In the New ...
How Do I Change a Matter's Status to Closed?
You can change the status of a Matter from within the Matter Details page. When you hover over the status field, click the pencil button that shows. From here you can change the Matter status from Open to Closed, then click the check button to save ...
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