Research the court-connected ADR program in effect in the federal district that serves your area and provide the following information:
What forms of ADR are used in this court system and how long have these processes been used.
Find statistics on the effectiveness of these ADR methods. Does it appear they are effective in resolving disputes and reducing court backlog?
Identify and discuss a procedural rule of law that applies to these ADR processes. You can consult the rules of the court, as well the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.