In the following pages, we will briefly delineate the settlement process, enumerate the techniques currently utilized by judges to facilitate settlement, and discuss the perceived ethics of these techniques. Finally, we will consider the circumstances under which judges typically participate in settlement.
James A. Wall, Dale E. Rude, and Lawrence F. Schiller,
Judicial Participation in Settlement,
1984 J. Disp. Resol.
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