Bad Clients List

Let’s start a list of bad clients so we can help eachother avoid shady folks.
I have had a lot of run ins and will complie a list to post. We need to police deadbeats as we designers get screwed a lot.

Who can you define as a bad client? A client may or may not be one person but a whole organisation the outcome of collective decision making. It may be a healthy organisation with a bad representative dealing with the design firm. You can never be sure! Thats why I believe it is not fair to think in terms of good and bad clients.

We designers have ‘gut’ feelings about things. Well, if it smells like a fish its a fish. If it acts like a bad client then chances are …

Is a list really all that necessary?