Order Entered: 1. The procedural schedule set forth in the Appendix to this Order shall be followed. 2. Service upon an attorney or upon a party by the parties in the case shall be made via hand delivery, pursuant to 807 KAR 5:001, Section 4(8)(d)1 , or electronic mail, pursuant to 807 KAR 5:001 , Section 4(8)(d)3, to accommodate the expedited procedural schedule. 3. Commission Staff shall contact counsel for CMN and Windstream upon entry of this Order to obtain dates for a hearing to be scheduled in or about the first two weeks of November 2018, subject to the availability of the Commission. The Commission will enter a separate order establishing a hearing date at which witnesses will be subject
to cross-examination. The Commission expects the parties to be prepared to proceed with the hearing on the date set unless the parties are able to reach a settlement prior to that date. 4. No later than October 24, 2018, counsel for CMN and Windstream shall each file and serve a concise prehearing brief to assist the Commission as to the factual issues and any unresolved legal issues which may reasonably be anticipated to arise at the hearing, including a statement of the case, a list of witnesses presented with a brief description of their relevant testimony, a list of exhibits that will be presented at the hearing, questions of fact presented, questions of law presented with supporting authority,
and a conclusion.