United States Bankruptcy Court

for the District of Colorado


Local Bankruptcy Rule 919

Alternative Dispute Resolution

At any stage of the proceedings, on a motion of a judge or pursuant to motion or stipulation of counsel, a judge may direct the parties to an adversary proceeding or contested matter to engage in an early settlement conference or other alternative dispute resolution proceeding. To facilitate settlement or resolution of the dispute, the judge may stay the proceeding or contested matter in whole or in part during a time certain or until further order. Relief from an order under this Rule may be had upon motion showing good cause.

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