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Practice Note by the Senior Costs Judge: deductions from damages

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This note sets out the procedure to be followed in the Senior Courts Costs Office where the court has awarded costs to a child or a protected party and the parties have subsequently reached agreement as to the amount to be paid by the paying party (normally, the Defendant).

It can be read in full below.

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