Beyond “Managerial Judges”: Appropriate Roles in Settlement


Tuesday, October 23, 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm


BSL Thomas and Moot Court Facility #151

Saltman Center for Conflict Resolution


William S. Boyd School of Law


Beyond “Managerial Judges”: Appropriate Roles in Settlement

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Thomas & Mack Moot Court Facility

6:00 – 7:00 PM


Approved for 1 CLE credit


Settlement is prevalent and crucial to the functioning of the U.S. judicial system. Addressing our thinking about frameworks for settlement, Professor Deason will discuss a proposal for reform that would prevent judges assigned to a case for pretrial management and trial from serving as the neutral at a settlement conference or judicial mediation.



Ellen Deason



6:00-6:05 p.m.         Welcome and Introductions

6:05-6:45                   Ellen Deason

6:45-6:55                   Questions and Answers

6:55-7:00                   Closing Remarks


Watch the recording here