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No. 07-0091
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TRAMMELL CROW CENTRAL TEXAS, LTD. v. MARIA GUTIERREZ, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF LUIS GUTIERREZ; AND KAROL FERMAN AS NATURAL PARENT AND AS NEXT FRIEND OF LUIS ANGEL GUTIERREZ

Oral argument was held on January 17, 2008. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on August 29, 2008. It then denied rehearing on November 14, 2008 File Closed

Opinions

August 29, 2008

Willett
Oneill
Wainwright
Medina
Green

Justice Willett delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Justice O'Neill, Justice Wainwright, Justice Medina, and Justice Green joined. PDF

Jefferson
Hecht
Brister
Johnson

Chief Justice Jefferson delivered a concurring opinion, in which Justice Hecht, Justice Brister, and Justice Johnson joined. PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:4th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:04-05-00056-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Sandee Bryan Marion

Trial Court

Trial Court:285th District Court
County:Bexar
Trial Judge:Honorable Michael Parker Peden
Trial Docket:2002-CI-08415

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2008-12-19 Case Stored  
2008-11-14 Mandate issued  
2008-11-14 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied
  This case was waiting for a decision about a pending motion for rehearing between September 24, 2008 and November 14, 2008.  
2008-09-24 Case forwarded to Court
2008-09-24 Motion for Rehearing  
2008-09-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed   Filing granted
2008-09-17 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2008-09-12 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing  
2008-08-29 Concurring Opinion issued. Issued
2008-08-29 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2008-08-29 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed & judgment rendered
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between January 29, 2008 and August 29, 2008.  
2008-01-29 Post submission brief filed (Respondent)  
2008-01-25 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2008-01-17 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2008-01-17 Oral argument  
2008-01-15 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
  This case was waiting for oral argument between November 13, 2007 and January 15, 2008.  
2007-11-13 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2007-11-09 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2007-11-02 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2007-11-02 Petition for Review granted
2007-11-02 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2007-10-09 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2007-10-09 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2007-10-09 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2007-10-09 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2007-10-09 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2007-10-09 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2007-09-07 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2007-09-07 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2007-08-31 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2007-08-20 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2007-08-06 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2007-08-01 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2007-07-19 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2007-07-17 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2007-07-11 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2007-06-29 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2007-06-19 Case Record Filed  
2007-06-14 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2007-06-12 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2007-05-16 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2007-05-02 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2007-04-05 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2007-04-03 Certification (various) in case received  
2007-04-02 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2007-03-26 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2007-03-13 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2007-02-13 Case forwarded to Court
2007-02-12 Response Waiver filed  
2007-02-05 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2007-02-05 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Gutierrez, Maria
Mr. Joe B. Stephens
Ms. Kimberly S. Keller
Respondent
Trammell Crow Central Texas, Ltd.
Mr. Mark Ralls
Ms. Rosemarie Kanusky
Mr. W. Wendell Hall
Petitioner

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Texas Apartment Association, Inc.
Ms. Wendy Ruth Wilson
Texas Association of Defense Cousel
Mr. J. Mitchell Smith
Pacific Legal Foundation
Ms. Kathleen Cassidy Goodman
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