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Severance Agreements: Craft a Plan That Buys Peace, Not Litigation

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Severance Agreements: Craft a Plan That Buys Peace, Not Litigation
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Presented by Brian R. Garrison, an employment law attorney and author well-versed in severance agreements

Coming Tuesday, July 29
11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Eastern
10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Central
9:00 to 10:30 a.m. Mountain
8:00 to 9:30 a.m. Pacific

Whether you're already using severance agreements or just considering implementing separation releases, you don't want to miss this critical audio conference for employers and HR professionals.

Severance contracts can be an effective tool for deterring a departing employee from filing charges with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). But use caution when drafting such an agreement. Federal courts are ruling against separation releases containing confusing or restrictive provisions, especially those with broad covenants not to sue.

Find out how to use separation and settlement agreements to prevent litigation and learn when such agreements should be avoided by participating in the all-new HR Hero audio conference,Severance Agreements: Craft a Plan That Buys Peace, Not Litigation.

In just 90 minutes, you'll learn the differences between severance, settlement, and separation agreements, and how to use these contracts to shield your organization from legal danger.

You'll also learn:

  • Termination situations in which agreements are commonly used: potential age discrimination cases, RIFs, mass layoffs, etc.
  • How to avoid offering an agreement that might give an employee grounds for a lawsuit
  • Using an exit interview to gauge the need for agreements and potential agreement content
  • Hands-on tips for using agreements to prevent lawsuits
  • What HR should ask for in an agreement
  • What HR should keep out of agreements
  • If severance pay is involved, how much you should offer
  • Challenges and solutions when enforcing severance agreements

Severance Agreements: Craft a Plan That Buys Peace, Not Litigationis just $227.

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You risk nothing by purchasing because we will refund every penny, no questions asked, if you are in any way dissatisfied with this audio conference.

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CREDIT INFORMATION: This program has been approved for 1.5 recertification credit hours through the HR Certification Institute. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at

Why An HR Hero Audio Conference Is Right For You

  • Fast, convenient learning without any out-of-office time lost.
  • No travel-related expenses or complications.
  • The perfect way to train as many employees as you like.
  • 100% Guarantee: If you are dissatisfied, you are entitled to a complete refund.

One More Reason to Attend: Your Audio Conference Leader

Brian R. GarrisonBrian R. Garrison has concentrated his law practice on counseling and representing management in labor and employment matters. Mr. Garrison is a frequent contributor to 'Indiana Employment Law Letter' and has researched and written about severance agreements. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law. Before joining Baker & Daniels, he served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Michael M. Mihm in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois.


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After the presentation, you'll be able to call in with questions, which your speakers will answer on the spot.

A few days before the audio conference, you'll receive a brief summary so you can hit the ground running.

For a small additional charge, we'll send you a CD of the audio conference afterwards. You can listen to it again or share it with co-workers. Or, if you can't listen to the audio conference live, you can order the CD by itself.


Severance Agreements: Craft a Plan That Buys Peace, Not Litigation is $227.

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