AGREEMENT AND RELEASE
This Agreement and Release (Agreement) is dated as of August 22, 2003 (Today), and is between Patrick
E. Welch, __________________________________, (you), and Connecticut General Life Insurance
Company, a Connecticut corporation (the Company).
You and the Company intend to be legally bound by the Agreement, and are entering into it in reliance on
the promises made to each other in the Agreement. Under the Agreement, your employment will end, and you
and the Company agree to settle all issues concerning your employment and termination of employment. The
Company will pay you certain benefits described in this agreement and release certain claims against you. In turn,
you are releasing certain legal claims against the Company.
1. Your Termination Date. Your employment with the Company will end by mutual consent on
September 26, 2003 (the Termination Date).
2. Your Promises to the Company.
a. Terms used in paragraph 2 are defined as follows:
(1) "CIGNA" means the Company, its parents (including CIGNA Corporation), subsidiaries and/or
(2) "Confidential Information" means any knowledge, information or materials relating to the Company or
the Division about their products, services, know-how, customers, business plans, or financial,
marketing, pricing, compensation and other proprietary matters, whether or not subject to trademark,
copyright, trade secret or other protection, that you obtained during the course of your employment with
(3) "Division" means the CIGNA Healthcare Division.
b. You agree that, other than in the good faith performance of your services to CIGNA before the Termination
Date, you will not disclose any Confidential Information to anyone other than CIGNA employees or use any
Confidential Information for your benefit or the benefit of any other person, firm, operation or entity unrelated
to CIGNA except to the extent disclosure is or may be required