What is a Settlement Conference? - Definition & Examples


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Alternative Dispute Resolution is:

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1. Laws that require the parties to formally attempt to settle a case before trial is called:

2. A settlement conference is:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Assess your comprehension of settlement conferences with this worksheet/quiz combo. Topics include alternative dispute resolution and laws for settling a trial.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

For the quiz, these key points will be covered:

  • Definition of a settlement conference
  • Two sides going back and forth in order to settle before trial
  • Timing for the resolution of a voluntary alternative dispute

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on settlement conferences
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about how an alternative dispute resolution works and when it's most appropriate
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding laws that are associated with the settlement of a trial

Additional Learning

Review the accompanying lesson entitled What is a Settlement Conference? - Definition & Examples. Pay close attention to these study points as you go along:

  • Example scenario where a settlement conference would be necessary
  • Definition of a settlement agreement
  • Comparison between a mandatory and voluntary dispute resolution