balamidas Sunday, 10/20/19 01:24:04 AM Re: Urbanlegend post# 30039 Post # of 30163 a case management conference hearing continuation on 11/22 before the Mandatory settlement scheduled in Aug 2020 is a very positive sign that something very positive can happen , otherwise they would have gone directly too mandatory settlement in Aug 2020 . 11/22 is not a re-schedule but a continuation hearing.. A case management conference usually happens after a plaintiff begins a law suit, but before the trial. ... The main purpose of the meeting is to try settling some or all of the issues in dispute before going to trial. If no settlement is achieved at the CMC, the matter will proceed to trial.