I-3-1-15.Discussion with Administrative Appeals Judge or Appeals Officer

Last Update: 9/08/05 (Transmittal I-3-36)

After consulting with the Branch Chief, as appropriate, an analyst may discuss a case with the AAJ or Appeals Officer before preparing a written analysis and recommendation when novel or unusual issues or circumstances are involved. The analyst must be prepared to discuss fully the facts and issues involved, and to make a recommendation.