Federal Bar Association Hosts Panel Discussion at SDNY with Help and Participation from H&F


In her capacity as Chair of the Civil Rights Section of the Southern District of New York Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, Baree N. Fett recently helped organize a panel discussion to evaluate Local Civil Rule 83.10, also known as the SDNY 1983 Plan.


The panel, held August 1, 2017 at the 500 Pearl Street Daniel Patrick Moynihan U.S. Courthouse, was moderated by Wylie Stecklow and featured Southern District ADR Chief Rebecca Price, several Section 1983 mediators and practitioners, including firm partner Gabriel P. Harvis.

The panel discussed data provided by the SDNY's ADR office concerning the outcome of cases litigated under the Plan.