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The Court requested full merits briefing on March 31, 2017. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on December 15, 2017. File Closed


December 15, 2017


Per Curiam Opinion View Electronic Briefs | Oral Argument N/A | Video N/A PDF


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:5th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Aff/Pt and Rev & Ren/Pt
COA Docket No.:05-15-00774-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable David L. Bridges

Trial Court

Trial Court:199th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Angela Michelle Tucker
Trial Docket:199-02065-2014

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2018-01-26 Mandate issued  
2017-12-15 Petition for Review disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 59.1
2017-12-15 Petition for Review granted under TRAP 59.1
2017-12-15 Opinion issued   Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; cause remanded to trial court
2017-12-15 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
  This case was pending on merits briefs between June 6, 2017 and December 15, 2017.  
2017-06-06 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2017-05-22 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-05-01 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-04-04 Case Record Filed  
2017-03-31 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2017-03-31 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-03-10 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2017-03-02 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2017-02-28 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2017-02-28 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2017-02-13 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-01-13 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2016-12-13 Case forwarded to Court
2016-11-07 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  


Party Counsel Role
Pieroni, Mark John
Mr. Jared C. Inman
Mr. Jeffrey M. Travis
Allen-Pieroni, Bonnie
Mr. Emil Lippe Jr.