This information sheet will assist you if you are leaving or have left employment and you have been asked to sign an agreement to cover the terms of your departure.

Many international executives will be asked to sign settlement or release agreements when their employment terminates in order to receive any enhanced severance pay. Even if you are not based in the UK, you may be asked to sign a settlement agreement waiving any claims in the UK, and you will therefore need to take advice from a UK lawyer.

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