This policy governs all communications with hearing officers and staff of the Office of Adjudications. This policy applies to all parties and intervenors. Distribution of Documents.
This policy governs all communications with hearing officers and staff of the Office of Adjudications. This policy applies to all parties and intervenors.
Distribution of Documents.
The use of e-mail to communicate with a hearing officer is subject to the prohibition on ex parte communication. Electronic filing and service of documents is subject to the Office of Adjudications E-Mail Filing and Service of Documents Policy.
All conference calls must be scheduled in advance unless other arrangements are made with the hearing officer.
Prohibition on Ex Parte Communication.
No party shall communicate with any hearing officer or any staff member of the Office of Adjudications on any issue of fact or law on any matter that might be, currently is, or has recently been the subject of a hearing. Oral or written communications by or on behalf of one party may not be made to a hearing officer without prior notice to and consent of all other parties, or in the presence of all other parties.
Dates of prehearing conferences and hearings will be listed in the DEEP Calendar of Events. Questions concerning scheduling or other logistical information may be directed to (860) 424-3037 or sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Content Last Updated August 2009