You can: Marriage settlement agreements or divorce/separation agreements can cover important topics, such as: More likely, however, you have negotiated a detailed settlement agreement to get the claim. For more guidance on the different forms of settlement documentation, see Practical Note: Dispute Resolution – Documenting a Settlement. After submitting a request for mediation to the Tripartite Alliance for Dispute Management (TADM), you and the other party will undergo mediation with TADM. If mediation is successful, draft and sign a settlement agreement in the presence of an approved mediator. The settlement agreement is a legally binding contract between you and the other party. This is an agreement to amicably resolve existing or potential disputes between the two of you and contains conditions that you must both abide by.