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No. 16-0434
TAMES

DIAMOND OFFSHORE SERVICES LIMITED AND DIAMOND OFFSHORE SERVICES COMPANY v. WILLIE DAVID WILLIAMS

A petition was filed on August 12, 2016. The Court requested full merits briefing on December 16, 2016. The Court granted review on September 1, 2017. Oral argument has been scheduled for December 7, 2017

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The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:1st Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:01-13-01068-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Sherry Radack

Trial Court

Trial Court:164th District Court
County:Harris
Trial Judge:Honorable Alexandra Ilana Smoots-Hogan
Trial Docket:2011-31922

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

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Date Event  
2017-12-07 Oral Argument Scheduled  

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-09-01 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2017-09-01 Petition for Review granted
2017-09-01 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
  This case was pending on merits briefs between June 6, 2017 and September 1, 2017.  
2017-06-06 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2017-05-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-05-30 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-05-02 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-04-28 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-04-19 Fully hyperlinked brief filed (Respondent)  
2017-04-13 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-04-05 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-04-05 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-03-06 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-03-03 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-02-16 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-01-17 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-01-17 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-01-10 Case Record Filed  
2016-12-19 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2016-12-16 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2016-11-09 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2016-10-27 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2016-10-27 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2016-10-18 Case forwarded to Court
2016-10-12 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2016-10-03 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2016-10-03 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2016-10-03 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2016-10-03 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2016-09-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2016-09-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2016-08-12 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2016-07-12 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2016-07-12 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2016-06-10 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2016-06-09 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Williams, Willie David
Mr. Michael Patrick Doyle
Mr. Walter Z. Steinman
Mr. Jeffrey L. Oldham
Respondent
Diamond Offshore Services Limited
Mr. Kyle A. Lawrence
Mr. David M. Gunn
Ms. Constance H. Pfeiffer
Petitioner
Diamond Offshore Services Company
Mr. Kyle A. Lawrence
Mr. David M. Gunn
Ms. Constance H. Pfeiffer
Petitioner
 
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