The release of rights is an integral part of notice. For former workers over the age of 40, the release of rights includes an age discrimination clause, in which the worker agrees not to charge the employer with discrimination on the basis of age. Severance agreements are sometimes written in the form of letters to employees. This is sometimes called termination letter, and it contains all the same details you will find in the standard compensation agreement. Practical tip: One solution is to include in the agreement a provision that expressly requires the employee to sign the contract after her last day of work. If the employer wishes to obtain a signature before the last working day, the contract should contain conditions which include, among other things, the payment of severance pay for the performance of an annex of the former worker who releases all rights and confirms the agreement – after the last working day . Therefore, we generally recommend that employers use an appropriate release and release agreement when offering severance pay. As a general rule, an employer is not required to offer severance pay unless there is an employment agreement or severance policy that requires severance pay. But even if there is such an agreement or policy of severance pay, the agreement or policy should also require the implementation of a compensation agreement to obtain severance pay and year-end pay.
The employee agrees and understands that the separation benefits are in addition to the benefits to which the worker would normally be entitled in the event of separation of employment and that, on the other hand, that the company is not required to pay the separation benefits to the worker, but for the performance, compliance and non-compliance by the worker with the provisions of that agreement. In addition, the staff member does not recognize the right to additional payment or consideration to which it is not specifically referred to in this contract. Let the lawyer check the release of the claims while they check the rest of the end-of-work documents. Even if you have used the disclosure of claim documents in previous terminations, make sure the circumstances are the same and deserve the same document. The employee promises and accepts that he may not at any time make, publish or communicate defamatory or derogatory comments, comments or statements about the company or its company or its employees or executives to a natural or legal person or in a public forum.