Negotiating Severance Agreements

When an employee is terminated, an employer may offer a severance or separation agreement.  Even if the employer does not make such an offer, the employee may seek one.  But what is a severance agreement and how can it help you? A severance is an agreement between the employer and the employee in which he employer […]

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Consult With An Employment Attorney Before Signing Your Severance Agreement

In the state of Illinois, an employee’s employment is “at will” and means that an employee can either quit or be fired at any point during their employment. In any of these scenarios, an employee may not receive compensation once employment has been severed, however, many employers will use a severance agreement in order to let the […]

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