In principle, an individual settlement between a debtor and a claimant does not affect contribution claims of other jointly and severally liable debtors vis-à-vis the settling debtor. The article provides some practical suggestions on how to ensure that an individual settlement also pertains to contribution claims.
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This article from Maandblad voor Vermogensrecht [Property Law Monthly] is published by Boom juridisch, fifth edition, 2017.