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No. 15-0886
TAMES

SAMSON EXPLORATION, LLC (FORMERLY SAMSON LONE STAR, L.P.) v. T. S. REED PROPERTIES, INC., ET AL.

A petition was filed on January 6, 2016. Oral argument was held on February 28, 2017. A decision is still pending.

No Opinions Yet

The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:9th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Aff/Pt and Rev & Rem/Pt
COA Docket No.:09-13-00366-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable H. Hollis Horton

Trial Court

Trial Court:60th District Court
County:Jefferson
Trial Judge:Honorable Gary Sanderson
Trial Docket:B-173,008

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-03-09 Post submission brief filed  
2017-03-06 Post submission brief filed (Respondent)  
2017-02-28 Oral argument  
2017-02-28 Oral argument  
2017-02-27 Exhibits in case/cause filed (Petitioner)  
2017-02-27 Exhibits in case/cause filed (Petitioner)  
2017-02-21 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2017-02-03 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-02-02 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2016-12-23 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2016-12-23 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2016-12-23 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2016-12-23 Petition for Review granted
2016-12-23 Petition for Review granted
2016-12-23 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2016-12-09 Response to Amicus Curiae Brief filed (Respondent)  
2016-12-02 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
2016-11-28 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
2016-11-21 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2016-11-21 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2016-10-14 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-10-14 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-10-06 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2016-10-06 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2016-08-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-08-23 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-08-17 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2016-07-18 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2016-07-12 Case Record Filed  
2016-06-29 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-06-29 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-06-21 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2016-06-17 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between April 14, 2016 and June 17, 2016.  
2016-04-14 Reply to Response  
2016-04-12 Case forwarded to Court
2016-04-12 Case forwarded to Court
2016-04-06 Reply to Response  
2016-04-06 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2016-02-24 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-02-24 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2016-02-05 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2016-02-05 Petition for Review #2 (Petitioner)  
2016-01-06 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2015-11-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2015-11-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
T. S. Reed Properties, Inc.
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Patton G. Lochridge
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Ms. Erin H. Huber
Mr. David M. Gunn
Mr. Tommy L. Yeates
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Respondent
Samson Exploration, LLC
Ms. Elana S. Einhorn
Mr. Michael V. Powell
Mr. M. C. Carrington
Susan E. Adams
Mr. David Bradford Gaultney
Ms. Cynthia Keely Timms
Petitioner

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Bordages, Jana S.
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Carlisi, Mary Pat
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Sister Emily Bordages Trust, Capital One, N.A., Trustee
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Louis Patrick Bordages Trust, Capital One, N.A., Trustee
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Johns, Andrew
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Don H. Magee
Sister Raphael Bordages Trust, Capital One, N.A., Trustee
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Don H. Magee
Sister Frances Marie Bordages Trust, Capital One, N.A., Trustee
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Heisig, Don W.
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Koskella, Alison Bordages
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Sister Marie Bordages Trust, Capital One, N.A., Trustee
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Knobel, Stephanie Bordages
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
P. Bordages-Account A, L.P.
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Don H. Magee
Bordages, Scott Alan
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Bordages, III, Joe
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Pastore, Joanna
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Heisig, Piper
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Sister Denise Bordages Trust, Capital One, N.A., Trustee
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. Don H. Magee
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Sanders, Steve
Mr. Jon B. Burmeister
Mr. Christopher L. Halgren
Mr. Paul F. Simpson
Mr. J. Derrick Price
Mr. Don H. Magee
Texas Alliance of Energy Producers
Ms. Gloria Leal
Independent Petroleum Association of America
Ms. Amy L. Saberian
Mr. Craig T. Enoch
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