Sample Settlement Agreement and Mutual General Release for California
This sample settlement agreement and mutual general release for California is used when two or more parties wish to settle a lawsuit or other disputed matter. The sample contains a waiver of the provisions of section 1542 of the California Civil Code, has been revised and updated as of February 2016 and is 8 pages. The author is a freelance paralegal that has worked in California and Federal litigation since 1995 and has used this sample for many years. Note that the author is NOT an attorney and no guarantee or warranty is provided.