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No. 15-0509
TAMES

MARCELA AND JOSE BUSTAMANTE, AS NEXT FRIENDS OF D.B. v. ENRIQUE N. PONTE, JR., M.D. AND PEDIATRIX MEDICAL SERVICES, INC.

A petition was filed on August 26, 2015. Oral argument was held on December 8, 2016. A decision is still pending.

No Opinions Yet

The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:5th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reverse & Render
COA Docket No.:05-12-01394-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable William G. Whitehill

Trial Court

Trial Court:101st District Court
County:Dallas
Trial Judge:Honorable Martin L. Lowy
Trial Docket:08-08056

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-09-08 Order of the Court Issued   Severance of action pending before Supreme Court
2017-09-08 Miscellaneous motion disposed. See Remarks.   Filing dismissed as moot
2017-09-08 Miscellaneous motion disposed. See Remarks.   Filing dismissed as moot
2017-09-08 Miscellaneous motion disposed. See Remarks.   Filing granted
2017-09-08 Miscellaneous motion disposed. See Remarks.   Filing granted
2017-09-08 Abatement Order Lifted  
2017-09-08 cause reinstated to active docket
2017-08-21 Miscellaneous Motion  
2017-08-21 Miscellaneous Motion  
2017-08-15 Status report filed  
2017-08-15 Miscellaneous Motion  
2017-08-02 Notice from Counsel of a change in address  
2017-06-16 Status Report requested  
2017-06-16 Order of the Court Issued   Matter in Supreme Court of Texas Abated
2017-06-01 Miscellaneous Motion  
2017-06-01 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2017-05-31 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2017-05-30 Status report filed  
  This case was abated between March 31, 2017 and May 30, 2017.  
2017-03-31 Petition for Review disposed Matter in Supreme Court of Texas Abated
2017-03-31 Order of the Court Issued   Matter in Supreme Court of Texas Abated
2017-03-23 Miscellaneous Motion  
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between January 30, 2017 and March 23, 2017.  
2017-01-30 Post submission brief filed (Respondent)  
2016-12-19 Post submission brief filed (Respondent)  
2016-12-14 Post submission brief filed (Petitioner)  
2016-12-08 Oral argument  
2016-12-07 Exhibits in case/cause filed (Respondent)  
2016-11-10 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2016-11-09 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2016-11-08 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2016-09-23 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2016-09-23 Petition for Review granted
2016-09-23 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2016-09-20 Notice from Counsel of a change in address  
2016-08-12 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2016-07-29 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-07-29 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-07-07 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-07-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-06-27 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2016-06-27 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2016-05-26 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-05-26 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-04-25 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-04-25 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-04-22 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-04-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-04-07 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2016-03-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-03-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-02-08 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-02-05 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-01-26 Case Record Filed  
2016-01-22 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2016-01-22 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2015-12-28 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2015-12-09 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2015-11-19 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2015-11-19 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2015-11-09 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2015-11-05 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2015-11-05 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2015-10-09 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2015-09-08 Case forwarded to Court
2015-09-02 Response Waiver filed  
2015-08-27 Response Waiver filed  
2015-08-26 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2015-08-13 Designation of Lead Counsel  
2015-08-12 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2015-08-12 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2015-07-10 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2015-07-09 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Jorge Fabio Llamas-Soforro, M.D., P.A. d/b/a El Paso Eye Center
Ms. Michelle E. Robberson
Ms. Heather A. Kanny
Mr. Paul M. Bracken
Ms. Diana L. Faust
Ms. Elizabeth M. Fraley
Mr. R. Brent Cooper
Respondent
Ponte, Junior, Enrique N.
Ms. Susan C. Cooley
Ms. Lisa M. Wilson
Mr. Douglas W. Alexander
Mr. Wallace B. Jefferson
Mr. Timothy D. Ryan
Ms. Jennifer Gossom Martin
Jennifer L. Murphy
Respondent
Pediatrix Medical Services, Inc.
Ms. Lisa M. Wilson
Ms. Susan C. Cooley
Mr. Douglas W. Alexander
Mr. Wallace B. Jefferson
Mr. Timothy D. Ryan
Jennifer L. Murphy
Ms. Jennifer Gossom Martin
Respondent
Llamas-Soforro, Senior, Jorge Fabio
Ms. Michelle E. Robberson
Ms. Heather A. Kanny
Mr. Paul M. Bracken
Mr. R. Brent Cooper
Ms. Diana L. Faust
Ms. Elizabeth M. Fraley
Respondent
Bustamante, Marcela
Mr. J. Stephen Gibson
Mr. Domingo A. Garcia
Mr. James E. Girards
Mr. Michael W. Huddleston
Ms. Amy L. Saberian
Mr. Craig T. Enoch
Petitioner
Bustamante, Jose
Mr. Domingo A. Garcia
Mr. James E. Girards
Ms. Amy L. Saberian
Mr. J. Stephen Gibson
Mr. Craig T. Enoch
Mr. Michael W. Huddleston
Petitioner
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