For example, you informed colleagues of your negotiations before seeing the confidentiality clause and they understood that you had to keep the existence of the agreement confidential. If you sign a clause that you have already violated (or if you violate the clause after signing) and your employer finds out, they may argue that they no longer need to respect their side of the bargain. You can refuse to pay compensation or even try to recover money they have already paid you. Your lawyer`s legal task is to explain the terms and effects of the transaction contract itself. However, your lawyer is happy to advise you on the merits of any legal rights you have against the employer. This includes checking whether you may have an unjustified right to dismissal or protection from discrimination. This will help you determine if you have a fair billing plan. Where the worker has already brought an action against the employer, it is possible to take legal action and take legal action (possibly, if the worker succeeds) an action; To mediate; or agree to a COT3 (usually a less detailed transaction agreement agreed through the ACAS conciliation service). However, the appropriate legal term is “transaction agreement.” What is the difference between an ACAS agreement (COT3) and a transaction agreement? An employer`s incentive to enter into a transaction contract may be: the settlement of an existing right; obtain security over existing and/or future rights; Limit time, legal fees and litigation-related business costs; contains terms that protect the company (for example. (b) a clause guaranteeing that no derogatory comments are made about the company; The clarity of the amounts owed and the date on which they are due; The restitution of the company`s ownership; revising restrictions on termination and/or the addition of new restrictions (for a fee); and/or confidentiality of the fact and terms of the agreement. Stop – what is a transaction contract? Our Senior Executive Unit has a wealth of experience and expertise in managing transaction agreements.