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No. 17-0031
TAMES

WESTLAKE ETHYLENE PIPELINE CORPORATION v. RAILROAD COMMISSION OF TEXAS AND EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY

A petition was filed on March 9, 2017. The Court requested a response, which was filed on August 11, 2017. The petition remains pending.

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Court of Appeals

Appellate District:3rd Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:03-15-00728-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable David E. Puryear

Trial Court

Trial Court:98th District Court
County:Travis
Trial Judge:Honorable Timothy M. Sulak
Trial Docket:D-1-GN-15-001-009

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Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2017-10-27 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2017-10-27 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2017-10-26 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2017-10-24 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2017-09-26 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2017-09-25 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2017-08-28 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2017-08-24 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2017-08-11 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-08-11 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-07-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-07-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2017-07-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-07-06 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-06-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2017-06-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-06-05 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2017-06-05 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-05-12 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-04-17 Corrected Appendix  
2017-04-17 Letter Filed  
2017-04-11 Case forwarded to Court
2017-03-27 Call received  
2017-03-14 Call received  
2017-03-09 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2017-02-17 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2017-02-17 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-02-14 Designation of Lead Counsel  
2017-01-17 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2017-01-17 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Eastman Chemical Company
Ms. Leslie M. Padilla
Ms. Marnie A. McCormick
Ms. Dana Livingston
Mr. J. Woodfin Jones
Mr. Wallace B. Jefferson
Mr. James E. Mann
Respondent
Westlake Ethylene Pipeline Corporation
Mr. Benjamin Sweet
Mr. Joel Iglesias
Mr. Kevin T. Jacobs
Ms. Natalie D. Thompson
Mr. James H. Barkley
Mr. Dale Wainwright
Petitioner
Railroad Commission of Texas
Ms. Lisa A. Bennett
Mr. Brantley D. Starr
Atty. Gen. W. Kenneth Paxton Jr.
Mr. Jeffrey C. Mateer
Mr. Scott A. Keller
Mr. Rance L. Craft
Mr. Daniel C. Wiseman
Respondent

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Nustar Energy L.P.
Ms. Ingrid P. Etienne
Ms. Amy L. Perry
Howard Midstream Energy Partners, LLC
Mr. Thomas Campbell
Mr. Brett E. Braden
Enterprise Products Partners L.P.
Mr. David E. Keltner
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