In particular, the Hearing Panel may give directions:

(a) as to the manner in which the proceedings are to be conducted, including any time limits to be observed in the conduct of the oral hearing;
(b) dispensing with any requirement of Parts 2 and 3 of these Rules or requiring any additional pleadings or information;
(c) for the preparation and exchange of skeleton arguments;
(d) requiring persons to attend and give evidence or to produce documents, including electronic records and communications;
(e) as to the evidence which may be required or admitted and the extent to which it shall be oral or written, including any matter on which the Hearing Panel has powers under Rules 54 and 55;
(f) as to the submission in advance of a hearing of any witness statement or expert report;
(g) as to the examination or cross-examination of any witness;
(h) fixing time limits with respect to any aspect of the proceedings;
(i) for the disclosure between, or the production by the parties of documents or classes of documents, including electronic records and communications;
(j) for the appointment and instruction of experts, whether by the Hearing Panel or by the parties and the manner in which expert evidence is to be given;
(k) for the award of costs and expenses, including any allowances payable to persons in connection with their attendance before the Hearing Panel;
(l) for maintaining the confidentiality of information which the Hearing Panel has power to exclude under Rule 17 from any document recording a decision of the Hearing Panel.