Losing a job in Kentucky can be a difficult situation to face. For many workers, the sting of the job loss can be eased ever-so-slightly by the comfort that they are set to receive a severance package as they depart. However, there are circumstances where it is necessary to negotiate the severance agreement. The sides might not be on the same page when it comes to compensation and other benefits. Understanding what steps to take and the legal underpinnings of a severance agreement is vital to that end.