How do I write a settlement agreement?

It is important to draft a settlement agreement correctly to ensure that the clauses within it are enforceable and that it properly waives individuals rights to pursue a claim in the courts or the employment tribunal.   It is not possible to simply print a template and complete the gaps because it is important to … Read more

Settlement agreement waiver of claims

From the employer’s perspective, the most important clause within a settlement agreement is often the waiver of claims.   This clause requires the individual to waive his or her rights to pursue any claims in the employment tribunal arising from their employment or the termination of their employment.    The waiver needs to be appropriately … Read more