The purpose of a case management conference or pre-hearing review shall be:

(a) to ensure the just, expeditious and economical conduct of the proceedings;
(b) to determine the points on which the parties must present further argument or which call for further evidence to be produced;
(c) to clarify the orders or relief sought by the parties, their arguments of fact and law and the points of issue between them;
(d) to ensure that all agreements that can be reached between the parties about the matters in issue and the conduct of the proceedings are made and recorded;
(e) to facilitate the settlement of the proceedings.