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No. 09-0369
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The Court requested full merits briefing on August 21, 2009. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on October 1, 2010. It then denied rehearing on December 3, 2010 File Closed

In the news...

Tracking 2 articles about this case.

October 8, 2010

Lawsuit Serves as Notice in Claim Against Texas County

from Insurance Journal

The Court has issued opinions:

October 1, 2010

Texas lottery winnings assignable; Tort Claims Act notice doesn’t need to be filed pre-suit [Oct. 1, 2010]

from SCOTXblog

This article also mentions 7 other cases.


October 1, 2010


Per Curiam Opinion PDF


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:14th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reversed & Rendered
COA Docket No.:14-08-00210-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable John S. Anderson

Trial Court

Trial Court:412th Distric Court
Trial Judge:Honorable William Edwin Denman
Trial Docket:36907

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2011-01-28 Case Stored  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between December 3, 2010 and January 28, 2011.  
2010-12-03 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied
2010-12-03 Mandate issued  
2010-10-27 Case forwarded to Court
2010-10-26 Notice requesting filing fee  
2010-10-26 Call received  
2010-10-25 Amended motion for rehearing (Respondent)  
2010-10-21 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2010-10-19 Response to Motion for Rehearing (Petitioner)  
2010-10-15 Motion for Rehearing  
2010-10-15 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2010-10-01 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2010-10-01 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; cause remanded to trial court
2010-10-01 Petition for Review granted under TRAP 59.1
2010-10-01 Petition for Review disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 59.1
  This case was pending on merits briefs between October 30, 2009 and October 1, 2010.  
2009-10-30 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2009-10-16 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2009-10-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2009-10-15 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2009-09-21 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2009-09-18 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2009-09-08 Case Record Filed  
2009-09-03 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2009-08-25 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2009-08-21 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2009-07-22 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2009-07-07 Case forwarded to Court
2009-07-03 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2009-06-05 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2009-06-05 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2009-05-13 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2009-05-11 Response to Motion filed  
2009-05-07 Call received  
2009-05-06 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2009-05-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  


Party Counsel Role
Colquitt, Glenn
Mr. Douglas Travis Gilman
Mr. Brenton Joel Allison
Mr. Marc Evan Kutner
Mr. James T. Liston
Brazoria County
Mr. Trey David Picard
Ms. Jerilynn Yenne
Ms. Raethella Jones
Fluor Daniel Corp.
Mr. Andrew T. McKinney
Other Interested Party

Amicus Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
American Home Insurance
Ms. Mary M. Markantonis