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No. 08-0833
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ANGLO-DUTCH PETROLEUM INTERNATIONAL, INC. AND ANGLO-DUTCH (TENGE) L.L.C. v. GREENBERG PEDEN, P.C. AND GERARD J. SWONKE

Oral argument was held on September 14, 2010. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on August 26, 2011. It then denied rehearing on December 16, 2011 File Closed

In the news...

Tracking 4 articles about this case.

September 10, 2010

No opinions today; two amici granted argument time [Sep. 10, 2010]

from SCOTXblog

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    Five new grants; a remand in the interest of justice; more on contractual subrogation [May 28, 2010]

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    Opinions

    August 26, 2011

    Hecht
    Jefferson
    Johnson
    Willett
    Guzman

    Justice Hecht delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Chief Justice Jefferson, Justice Johnson, Justice Willett, and Justice Guzman joined. PDF

    Lehrmann
    Medina
    Green

    Justice Lehrmann delivered a dissenting opinion, in which Justice Medina and Justice Green joined. PDF

    Wainwright

    Justice Wainwright delivered an opinion concurring in part and dissenting in part. PDF

    Court of Appeals

    Appellate District:14th Court of Appeals
    Outcome Below:Affirmed
    COA Docket No.:14-07-00343-CV
    Opinion Author:Honorable William J. Boyce

    Trial Court

    Trial Court:61st District Court
    County:Harris
    Trial Judge:Honorable John J. Donovan
    Trial Docket:2004-20712

    Docket Entries

    Date Event Outcome  
    2011-12-21 Case Stored  
    2011-12-16 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied
    2011-12-16 Mandate issued  
    2011-11-18 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
      This case was waiting for a decision about a pending motion for rehearing between September 27, 2011 and November 18, 2011.  
    2011-09-27 Motion for Rehearing  
    2011-09-27 Case forwarded to Court
    2011-09-09 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed   Filing granted
    2011-09-07 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing  
    2011-08-26 Dissenting opinion issued. Issued
    2011-08-26 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
    2011-08-26 Concurring and Dissenting Opinion delivered Issued
    2011-08-26 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; cause remanded to trial court
      This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between January 5, 2011 and August 26, 2011.  
    2011-01-05 Response to Brief filed (Petitioner)  
    2010-11-23 Post submission brief filed (Respondent)  
      This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between September 14, 2010 and November 23, 2010.  
    2010-09-14 Exhibits in case/cause filed (Petitioner)  
    2010-09-14 Oral argument  
    2010-09-10 Motion to Argue disposed   Filing granted
    2010-09-03 Motion to Argue filed  
    2010-09-03 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
    2010-09-02 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
    2010-08-11 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
    2010-07-26 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
    2010-07-16 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
    2010-07-13 Letter Filed  
    2010-07-01 Address Change  
    2010-06-03 Description of document returned to Supreme Court  
    2010-05-28 Petition for Review granted
    2010-05-28 Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
      This case was pending on merits briefs between September 11, 2009 and May 28, 2010.  
    2009-09-11 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
    2009-08-28 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
    2009-08-11 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
    2009-08-07 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
    2009-07-29 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
    2009-06-22 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
    2009-06-19 Designation of Lead Counsel  
    2009-06-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
    2009-06-11 Correction filed (See Remarks)  
    2009-06-10 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
    2009-05-01 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
    2009-04-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
    2009-04-22 Case Record Filed  
    2009-04-15 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
    2009-04-15 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
    2009-04-15 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
    2009-04-15 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
    2009-04-14 Record Requested in Petition for Review
    2009-04-10 Brief on the Merits Requested  
    2009-04-09 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
    2009-03-23 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
    2009-03-20 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
    2009-03-18 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
    2009-03-17 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
    2009-03-13 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
    2009-02-11 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
    2009-02-11 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
    2009-01-13 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
    2008-12-16 Case forwarded to Court
    2008-11-10 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
    2008-11-10 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
    2008-10-17 Letter Filed  
    2008-10-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
    2008-10-03 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

    Parties

    Party Counsel Role
    Anglo-Dutch Petroleum International, Inc.
    Mr. Richard B. Farrer
    Mr. Charles R. 'Skip' Watson Jr.
    Mr. Kenneth R. Breitbeil
    Mr. Donald B. McFall
    Mr. Mike A. Hatchell
    Mr. Craig T. Enoch
    Mr. Gregory S. Coleman
    Mr. Brian K. Tully
    Petitioner
    Greenberg Pede, P.C.
    Mr. Daniel William Davis
    Mr. Ryan Kees Higgins
    Mr. Joe M. Roden
    Mr. Rusty Hardin
    Mr. Robert M. 'Randy' Roach Jr.
    Ms. Amy J. Schumacher
    Respondent

    Amici Curiae

    Amicus Curiae Counsel
    Quinn, Michael Sean
    Mr. Michael S. Quinn
    Abrams Scott & Bickley, L.L.P.
    Mr. Christopher S. Johns
    Eads, Linda S.
    Ms. Linda Eads
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