G v E [2010] EWHC 3385 (Fam)

Costs judgment. "In all the circumstances, I conclude that this is a case for departing from the general rule set out in rule 157 of the Court of Protection rules, and I make an order in the following terms: (1) That the local authority should pay the costs of G, F and E, including pre-litigation costs, up to and including the first day of the hearing before me on 14th January 2010 on an indemnity basis. (2) The local authority shall pay one third of the costs of G, F and E from that date up to and including the hearing on 6 May 2010 on a standard basis. (3) All costs will be subject to a detailed assessment, if not agreed."

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This is a COP case so in due course may also be given the following citation: [2010] EWHC 3385 (COP)Not on Bailii!


Thanks to Alex Ruck Keene (39 Essex Chambers) for providing the judgment.

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