The Pros and Cons of Severance Agreements

October 2019


Learn when offering a severance package may be in your company’s best interest.

In this webinar, attendees will learn:

  • what a severance package is and the pros and cons;
  • the anatomy of a severance agreement in compliance with federal and state laws and regulations;
  • differences between voluntary and involuntary termination;
  • a description of the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN);
  • one ups or reduction in force;
  • an explanation of the Older Worker Benefit Protection Act (OWBPA);
  • review of a compliant model agreement; and
  • an analysis of a sample severance agreement.



This webinar is presented by:
Mike Bourgon
Employment Law Attorney & HR Consultant
Synergy Human Resources