Contract No. OTHER-5366_0
CONSULTING SERVICES AGREEMENT
This Consulting Services Agreement (“Agreement”) is made and entered into tobe effective the 1
day of February
2013, by and between the Dallas County HospitalDistrict, a political subdivision of the State of Texas, doing business as Parkland Health& Hospital System ("Parkland")
and Holland & Knight LLP (“Consultant”). Parkland andConsultant agree that the State of Texas is not a party to this contract and is not theConsultant's client in this matter.RECITALSWHEREAS, Consultant is engaged in the business of Federal AdvocacyConsulting Services.WHEREAS, Consultant desires to provide to Parkland and Parkland desires toobtain from Consultant, those services described in Exhibit A and Exhibit B hereto.WHEREAS, the parties intend that Consultant shall be an independent contractorwith Parkland under this Agreement and not an employee of or partner or joint venturewith Parkland.NOW, THEREFORE, for good and valuable consideration, the receipt andsufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, Parkland and Consultant (referred toherein as the “Parties”) enter into this Agreement on the following terms and conditions:1. Consultant Responsibilities1.1 Consultant shall provide the various services, information, reports andother deliverables (collectively, “Services”) described in Exhibit A and Exhibit B,pursuant to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Consultant shall perform allServices in a professional and workmanlike manner using only qualified personnel.1.2 Except as otherwise provided by Exhibit A and Exhibit B, Consultant shallprovide all equipment and other resources necessary for the timely performance ofServices hereunder, and Consultant shall provide and supervise all personnelnecessary for the timely performance of Services hereunder.1.3 Consultant shall report directly to the Senior VicePresident of External Affairs, and Vice President of Government Relations.