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No. 09-0734
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The Court requested full merits briefing on November 20, 2009. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on April 9, 2010. File Closed

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Tracking 1 article about this case.

April 9, 2010

*Zinc Nacional*: The minimum contacts for personal jurisdiction must also be relevant to the tort

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The Court has issued opinions:


April 9, 2010


Per Curiam Opinion PDF


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:8th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reversed and Rendered
COA Docket No.:08-07-00314-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Ann Crawford McClure

Trial Court

Trial Court:34th District Court
County:El Paso
Trial Judge:Honorable William E. Moody
Trial Docket:2001-4505

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2010-07-16 Case Stored  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between May 21, 2010 and July 16, 2010.  
2010-05-21 Record returned to Court of Appeals  
2010-05-21 Mandate issued  
2010-04-09 Petition for Review disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 59.1
2010-04-09 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2010-04-09 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; remanded to Court of Appeals
2010-04-09 Petition for Review granted under TRAP 59.1
  This case was pending on merits briefs between January 19, 2010 and April 9, 2010.  
2010-01-19 Waiver of Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2010-01-11 Waiver of Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2009-12-18 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2009-12-10 Case Record Filed  
2009-11-24 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2009-11-20 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2009-10-14 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2009-10-06 Case forwarded to Court
2009-10-02 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2009-09-02 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2009-09-02 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  


Party Counsel Role
Bouché Trucking, Inc.
Mr. Eric Bliss Darnell
Arellano, Jorge
Mr. Roberto A. Duran
Other Interested Party
Zinc Nacional, S.A.
Mr. Milton Carey Colia
Ms. Alison White Haynes
Mr. Byron C. Keeling
Mr. Ken K. Slavin