Negotiating Employment Settlement Agreements 2024


Negotiate settlement agreements to resolve employment relationship problems. Prepare terms of settlement to protect your organization.

Most employment relationship problems are resolved through a section 149 Record of Settlement agreement.

Settlement agreements are confidential and full and final of all employment relationship issues. Resolving employment relationship issues through a Record of Settlement can reduce stress for both parties.

In this webinar, find out how to prepare the terms of a Record of Settlement with confidence.

We will focus on the legal and practical points to include in settlement agreements, so you can protect your company property and reputation.

We will answer your questions around terms of settlement agreements, such as:

  • Why is it best practice to resolve matters through a section 149 Record of Settlement certified by a mediator?
  • How can you ensure your settlement agreement is full and final of all employment relationship issues?
  • Which terms are mandatory in a Record of Settlement?
  • How can you protect an employer’s property and reputation through terms of settlement?
  • Which terms are commonly included in a settlement agreement?

Find out how to prepare a settlement agreement for a successful outcome.

Join KiwiBoss employment lawyer Julia Shallcrass in this webinar for practical tips and explore case law so you keep up with recent developments on settlement agreements.


This webinar is a practical guide to preparing terms for settlement agreements to resolve employment relationship problems and exit settlements.

Attending this webinar will help participants to:

  • Prepare and certify a Record of Settlement that complies with legal requirements
  • Conduct a risk assessment for both parties’ positions
  • Negotiate terms of settlement with the employee and their legal advisor
  • Reduce legal risk in without prejudice “off the record” discussions
  • Prepare terms of settlement that protect your organisation and property
  • Identify terms commonly included in a settlement agreement


This webinar is a practical guide for all people managers, business owners and professional advisors including lawyers and HR consultants from every industry on how to:

  • Resolve employment relationship problems,
  • Negotiate exit settlements, and
  • Protect company assets and reputation.

This webinar is useful for all HR professionals, particularly those in their first 10 years of practice or seeking a refresher and practical guidance.


Julia Shallcrass, Director, KiwiBoss

1.5 CPD Hours

  • Jul 25
    • $215.00 excl. GST
    Thu, 10:30 AM NZST - Thu, 12:00 PM NZST Online
    • $215.00 excl. GST

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