WASHINGTON – The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) today issued a research report, Alternative Dispute Resolution in the Federal Sector, which provides comprehensive information and data on the effectiveness of federal Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) programs and their practices in fiscal year (FY) 2019. The report sampled 24 federal agencies through conducting focus groups and a survey of equal employment opportunity (EEO) directors and ADR program managers.