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No. 16-0107
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ALBERT G. HILL, JR. v. SHAMOUN & NORMAN, LLP

Oral argument was held on October 10, 2017. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on April 13, 2018. File Closed

Opinion

April 13, 2018

Green
Hecht
Johnson
Lehrmann
Boyd
Devine
Brown
Blacklock

Justice Green delivered the opinion of the Court. PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:5th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Aff/Pt and Rev & Rem/Pt
COA Docket No.:05-13-01634-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable David L. Bridges

Trial Court

Trial Court:160th District Court
County:Dallas
Trial Judge:Honorable James R. Jordan
Trial Docket:DC-10-14714-H

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2018-05-24 Mandate issued  
2018-04-13 Opinion issued   Court affirms in part and reverses in part CA judgment and remands to trial court
2018-04-13 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2018-03-06 Letter Filed  
2018-01-24 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2018-01-16 Electronic communication received from Party  
2018-01-12 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2018-01-10 Letter Filed  
2018-01-09 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2018-01-09 Call received  
2018-01-03 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2018-01-02 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between October 10, 2017 and January 2, 2018.  
2017-10-10 Oral argument  
2017-09-07 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-09-06 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-09-06 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2017-08-25 Miscellaneous motion disposed. See Remarks.   Filing granted
2017-08-02 Motion to Argue filed  
2017-06-30 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2017-06-16 Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-06-16 Petition for Review granted
  This case was pending on merits briefs between March 9, 2017 and June 16, 2017.  
2017-03-09 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2017-02-01 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-01-31 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-01-23 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2016-12-16 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-12-16 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-12-02 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2016-10-13 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-10-12 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-09-15 Case Record Filed  
2016-09-09 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2016-09-09 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2016-09-06 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2016-09-02 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2016-08-02 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2016-07-18 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2016-07-11 Amicus Curiae Letter Received  
2016-06-17 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2016-05-23 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2016-05-17 Call received  
2016-05-17 Case forwarded to Court
2016-05-16 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2016-05-12 Response Waiver filed  
2016-05-11 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2016-03-22 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2016-03-21 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2016-02-16 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2016-02-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Shamoun & Norman, LLP
Ms. Lindsey Katherine Wyrick
Mr. Douglas W. Alexander
Mr. Daniel D. Tostrud
Mr. Jonathan J. Cunningham
Mr. C. Gregory Shamoun
Melanie Plowman
Mr. Wallace B. Jefferson
Mr. William D. Cobb Jr.
Mr. Charles T. Frazier Jr.
Respondent
Hill, Junior, Albert G.
Mr. Stewart H. Thomas
Andrew Patrick LeGrand Sr.
Mr. Joseph B. Morris
Mr. Tom Moore Dees III
Mr. Bradley G. Hubbard
Mr. James C. Ho
Mr. Michael Lawrence Raiff
Mr. William Richard (Rick) Thompson II
Mr. Broadus A. Spivey
Petitioner

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Hirczy De Mino, PhD, Wolfgang P.
Wolfgang P. Hirczy De Mino PhD
Texans for Lawsuit Reform
Mr. E. Lee Parsley
Texas Public Policy Foundation
Ms. Danica Lynn Milios
Mr. Robert Earl Henneke
Mr. Sean D. Jordan
The State of Texas
Mr. Jeffrey C. Mateer
Ms. Beth E. Klusmann
Atty. Gen. W. Kenneth Paxton Jr.
Mr. Scott A. Keller
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