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No. 15-0903
TAMES

IN RE STATE FARM LLOYDS

Oral argument was held on March 9, 2017. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on May 26, 2017. File Closed

Opinion

May 26, 2017

Guzman
Hecht
Green
Johnson
Willett
Lehrmann
Boyd
Devine
Brown

Justice Guzman delivered the opinion of the Court. PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:13th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Denied
COA Docket No.:13-14-00616-CV
Opinion Author:Per Curiam

Trial Court

Trial Court:206th District Court
County:Hidalgo
Trial Judge:Honorable Rose Guerra Reyna
Trial Docket:C-3828-13-D

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-07-07 Certified cys of cost bill sent to attys of record  
2017-05-26 Stay Order lifted  
2017-05-26 Opinion issued   Denied
2017-04-21 Post submission brief filed (Relator)  
2017-04-18 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2017-04-18 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2017-04-17 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2017-04-17 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2017-04-14 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2017-04-14 Call received  
2017-04-12 Post submission brief filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2017-03-09 Oral argument  
2017-03-02 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2017-03-02 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2017-02-28 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2017-02-28 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2017-02-13 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-02-09 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-01-20 Petition for Writ of Mandamus disposed Case set for oral argument
2017-01-20 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2017-01-20 Mandamus Set to Argue
  This case was pending on merits briefs between November 14, 2016 and January 20, 2017.  
2016-11-14 Amended Brief filed (Amicus Curiae)  
2016-11-14 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2016-10-27 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2016-10-26 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2016-10-06 Reply Brief (Relator)  
2016-09-21 Brief on the Merits (Real Parties in Interest)  
2016-09-16 Motion to withdraw disposed of   Filing granted
2016-09-07 Motion to Withdraw Filed  
2016-08-15 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-08-15 Response to Motion filed  
2016-08-12 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2016-08-12 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-08-12 Notice of Appearance  
2016-07-14 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-07-14 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-07-01 Brief on the Merits (Relator)  
2016-06-07 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-06-07 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-05-27 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between February 16, 2016 and May 27, 2016.  
2016-02-16 Case forwarded to Court
2016-02-16 Reply to Response (Relator)  
2016-02-10 Letter Filed  
2016-02-08 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2016-01-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2016-01-21 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-01-20 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2016-01-20 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2016-01-19 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2016-01-19 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2016-01-08 Motion to Stay Disposed   Filing granted
2016-01-08 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2016-01-08 Stay Order issued
2015-12-22 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2015-12-17 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2015-12-17 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2015-12-17 Call received  
2015-12-17 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
2015-12-16 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2015-12-15 Amended Brief filed (Amicus Curiae)  
2015-12-15 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2015-12-14 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2015-12-14 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2015-12-14 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2015-12-11 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
2015-11-23 Motion to Stay Filed  
2015-11-23 Petition for Writ of Mandamus (Relator)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Ramirez, Ofelia
Ms. Jennifer Bruch Hogan
Ms. Rene Michelle Sigman
Mr. James C. Marrow
Mr. Richard P. Hogan Jr.
Mr. John Steven Mostyn
Real Party In Interest
State Farm Lloyds
Ms. Mathea K.E. Bulander
Mr. Jonathan M. Redgrave
Mr. Brian M. Chandler
Relator
Ramirez, Alejos
Ms. Jennifer Bruch Hogan
Mr. Richard P. Hogan Jr.
Ms. Rene Michelle Sigman
Mr. James C. Marrow
Mr. John Steven Mostyn
Real Party In Interest

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
United Policyholders
Mr. Kevin B. Dreher
Mr. J. James Cooper
Texas Civil Justice League
Mr. George S. Christian
Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America
Mr. Daniel Lim
Mr. Patrick Oot
National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
Mr. Patrick Oot
Mr. Daniel Lim
Lawyers for Civil Justice
Mr. John Atkins
Mr. John H. Martin
Mr. Richard B. Phillips Jr.
Texas Association of Business
Mr. Patrick Oot
Mr. Daniel Lim
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
Mr. Robert L. Florance IV
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