Final Judgment takes precedence. However, a drafting mistake in the Final Judgment that does not reflect the MSA provision can always be corrected to reflect the intent of the parties. Was the $150K an error or an agreed to modification? Better to clarify it now while everyone seems to be in agreement than to have the issue come up years from now when memories have faded and emotions may be high.
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