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Settlement in the 21st Century

Settlement in the 21st Century

Presented by the University of Illinois College of Law

CLE Conference Credit: 2.00 hours of Illinois MCLE general credit have been approved for the Keynote and Practitioner Panel. Reciprocal credit is available in most jurisdictions.
Most legal disputes in the U.S. are resolved by agreement, making the study of settlement an urgent project. This conference brings together nationally known legal scholars, lawyers, and judges to focus on the future of civil settlement. The event showcases empirical studies and technological advances. Prominent and experienced mediators offer perspective on settlement practices and emerging trends. 

Session Agenda

Opening Remarks

9:00 - 9:15 AM
  • Vik Amar, Dean - University of Illinois College of Law

Session 1: Settlement Across Contexts

9:15 - 10:15 AM

Session 2: Lay Perspectives on Settlement

10:15 - 11:15 AM

Session 3: Technology and Settlement

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Lunch & Keynote Speaker

12:30 - 1:45 PM

Practitioner Panel: The Future of Settlement 

2:00 - 3:00 PM 

Featured People

Hon. Wayne R. Andersen (Ret.)
  • Antitrust & Competition
  • Banking
  • Business Commercial
  • Class Action & Mass Tort
  • Employment Law
  • Federal Law
  • Financial Markets
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Pharmaceuticals & Mass Torts
  • Product Liability
  • Securities
  • Telecommunications
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