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No. 16-0986
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KAREN MILLER, INDIVIDUALLY & AS REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF BETTY RUTH HATHCOCK, AND BETTY CROCKETT, INDIVIDUALLY v. JSC LAKE HIGHLANDS OPERATIONS, LP D/B/A VILLAGES OF LAKE HIGHLANDS & VILLAGES OF LAKE HIGHLANDS ASSISTED LIVING, METROSTAT DIAGNOSTIC SERVICES, INC., RICHARD M. WILLIAMS, M.D. & RICHARD M. WILLIAMS, M.D., P.L.L.C.

The Court requested full merits briefing on June 2, 2017. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on December 15, 2017. File Closed

Opinion

December 15, 2017

Percuriam.246722

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:Reverse & Remand
COA Docket No.:05-15-01373-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable David L. Bridges

Trial Court

Trial Court:County Court at Law No 3
County:Dallas
Trial Judge:Honorable Sally Montgomery
Trial Docket:CC-15-00297-C

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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 August 24, 2017 and December 15, 2017.  
2017-08-24 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2017-08-14 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-08-14 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-08-14 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-07-21 Case Record Filed  
2017-07-11 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-07-11 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-06-29 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-06-05 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-06-02 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between April 6, 2017 and June 2, 2017.  
2017-04-06 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2017-03-23 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-03-23 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-03-23 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-02-07 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2017-02-07 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-01-20 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2016-12-20 Case forwarded to Court
2016-12-14 Response Waiver filed  
2016-12-13 Response Waiver filed  
2016-12-12 Response Waiver filed  
2016-12-07 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
JSC Lake Highlands Operations, LP d/b/a Villages of Lake Highlands
Mr. Robert M. Hailey
Respondent
Villages of Lake Highlands Assisted Living
Mr. Robert M. Hailey
Respondent
Crockett, Betty
Mr. Francis W. Gannon
Mr. Frank G. Giunta
Petitioner
Metrostat Diagnostic Services, Inc.
Mr. Eric W. Hines
Ms. Michelle E. Robberson
Respondent
Williams, M.D., Richard M.
Mr. Michael A. Yanof
Ms. Cassie J. Dallas
Respondent
Richard M. Williams, M.D., PLLC
Mr. Michael A. Yanof
Ms. Cassie J. Dallas
Respondent
Miller, Karen
Mr. Francis W. Gannon
Mr. Frank G. Giunta
Petitioner
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