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No. 11-0059
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EL PASO MARKETING, L.P. AND ENTERPRISE TEXAS PIPELINE LLC v. WOLF HOLLOW I, L.P.

Oral argument was held on February 8, 2012. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on June 15, 2012. It then denied rehearing on December 14, 2012 File Closed

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  • The Court has issued opinions:

    Opinion

    June 15, 2012

    Hecht
    Jefferson
    Wainwright
    Medina
    Green
    Johnson
    Willett
    Guzman
    Lehrmann

    The Court reverses the court of appeals' judgment and remands the case to that court. Justice Hecht delivered the opinion of the Court. PDF

     

    Court of Appeals

    Appellate District:14th Court of Appeals
    Outcome Below:Aff/pt; Rev/Rem/pt
    COA Docket No.:14-09-00118-CV
    Opinion Author:Honorable Adele O. Hedges

    Trial Court

    Trial Court:165th District Court
    County:Harris
    Trial Judge:Honorable Elizabeth 'Peach' Ray
    Trial Docket:2006-70615

    Docket Entries

    Date Event Outcome  
    2012-12-14 Mandate issued  
    2012-12-14 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied with Justice not sitting.
      This case was waiting for a decision about a pending motion for rehearing between August 30, 2012 and December 14, 2012.  
    2012-08-30 Motion to withdraw disposed of (Respondent)   Filing granted
    2012-08-17 Motion to Withdraw Filed  
    2012-08-17 Address Change  
    2012-08-17 Response to Motion for Rehearing (Respondent)  
    2012-08-02 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
    2012-07-10 Case forwarded to Court
    2012-07-10 Motion for Rehearing - Filed  
    2012-06-29 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed (Petitioner)   Filing granted
    2012-06-20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing  
    2012-06-15 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
    2012-06-15 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; remanded to Court of Appeals
    2012-06-15 Opinion issued Issued
    2012-06-15 Opinion issued Issued
      This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between February 17, 2012 and June 15, 2012.  
    2012-02-17 Post submission brief filed  
    2012-02-08 Oral argument  
    2012-02-08 Oral argument  
    2012-02-08 Oral argument  
    2012-01-27 Motion to expand time for oral argument disposed   Filing granted
    2012-01-11 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received (Respondent)  
    2012-01-09 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
    2012-01-06 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
    2012-01-04 Motion to expand time for oral argument (Joint motion filed)  
    2012-01-04 Notice of Appearance  
    2011-12-16 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
    2011-12-16 Petition for Review granted
    2011-12-16 Petition for Review disposed
    2011-12-16 Petition for Review granted
    2011-12-16 Petition for Review disposed
    2011-12-16 Petition for Review granted
    2011-12-16 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
    2011-12-16 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
    2011-12-16 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
      This case was pending on merits briefs between August 19, 2011 and December 16, 2011.  
    2011-08-19 CD Filed  
    2011-08-16 Reply brief filed  
    2011-08-16 Reply brief filed  
    2011-08-15 Reply brief filed  
    2011-08-08 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
    2011-08-01 Brief filed (Respondent)  
    2011-08-01 Brief filed (Respondent)  
    2011-08-01 Brief filed (Respondent)  
    2011-07-11 Motion for Extension of Time disposed. (Respondent)   Filing granted
    2011-07-07 Motion for extension of time to file brief. (Joint motion filed)  
    2011-06-27 Brief filed  
    2011-06-27 Brief filed  
    2011-06-27 Brief filed  
    2011-06-13 Case Record Filed  
    2011-06-01 Record Requested in Petition for Review
    2011-05-27 Brief on the Merits Requested  
    2011-05-05 Response to Petition for Review filed (Respondent)  
    2011-04-29 CD Filed  
    2011-04-21 Reply filed  
    2011-04-20 Reply filed  
    2011-04-12 Case forwarded to Court
    2011-04-12 Case forwarded to Court
    2011-04-12 Case forwarded to Court
    2011-04-06 Response to Petition for Review filed (Respondent)  
    2011-04-06 Petition for Review #3 filed (Petitioner)  
    2011-04-01 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
    2011-03-09 Supplemental appendix  
    2011-03-08 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
    2011-03-07 Petition for Review filed (Petitioner)  
    2011-03-07 Appendix Filed  
    2011-03-04 Appendix Filed  
    2011-03-04 Petition for Review #2 filed  
    2011-01-28 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed (Petitioner)   Filing granted
    2011-01-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review #2 filed  
    2011-01-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed (Petitioner)  
    2011-01-27 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed (Petitioner)   Filing granted

    Parties

    Party Counsel Role
    Enterprise Texas Pipeline, L.L.C.
    Ms. Suzanne Reddell Chauvin
    Mr. Michael Hendryx
    Ms. S. Shawn Stephens
    Mr. Fernando De Leon Jr.
    Petitioner
    El Paso Marketing, L.P.
    Ms. Caroline C. Schadle
    Ms. Kerry R. McEniry
    Mr. D. Mitchell McFarland
    Petitioner
    Wolf Hollow I, L.P.
    Mr. Jacks C. Nickens
    Ms. Solace Kirkland Southwick
    Mr. Jett Williams III
    Respondent

    Amici Curiae

    Amicus Curiae Counsel
    Texas Pipeline Assoc'n
    Mr. Chauncey Marcus Lane
    Texas Association of Defense Counsel
    Mr. Frank T. Messina
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