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These are recent decisions of the Court. For completeness, this list includes those for which a motion for rehearing has been filed.

Docket Case Name Decision Date
13-0158 FORD MOTOR COMPANY v. EZEQUIEL CASTILLO, INDIVIDUALLY, MARIA DE LOS ANGELES CASTILLO, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NEXT FRIEND FOR A.C. AND E.C., AND ROSA SILVIA MARTINEZ, INDIVIDUALLY 2014-10-03
13-0277 DAKOTA PIKE-GRANT v. JEFFREY ALAN GRANT 2014-10-03
13-0103 KING FISHER MARINE SERVICE, L.P. v. JOSE H. TAMEZ 2014-08-29
13-0084 HOUSTON UNLIMITED, INC. METAL PROCESSING v. MEL ACRES RANCH 2014-08-22
12-0483 ROSEMARIE PORRETTO AND RANDY W. WILLIAMS, AS CHAPTER 7 TRUSTEE OF THE BANKRUPTCY ESTATE OF SONYA PORRETTO v. TEXAS GENERAL LAND OFFICE AND JERRY PATTERSON, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS TEXAS LAND COMMISSIONER 2014-07-03
11-0425 PETROLEUM SOLUTIONS, INC. v. BILL HEAD D/B/A BILL HEAD ENTERPRISES AND TITEFLEX, INC. 2014-07-11
13-0096 TENET HOSPITALS LIMITED, A TEXAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP D/B/A PROVIDENCE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, AND MICHAEL D. COMPTON, M.D. v. ELIZABETH RIVERA, AS NEXT FRIEND FOR M.R. 2014-08-22
12-0348 DAVID HAMRICK, MAGGIE HAMRICK, SUE BERTRAM AND STEVE BERTRAM v. TOM WARD AND BETSEY WARD 2014-08-29
12-0604 HIGHLAND HOMES LTD. v. THE STATE OF TEXAS 2014-08-29
12-0620 RAHUL K. NATH, M.D. v. TEXAS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL AND BAYLOR COLLEGE OF MEDICINE 2014-08-29
12-0621 EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION v. WILLIAM T. DRENNEN, III 2014-08-29
12-0772 ZACHRY CONSTRUCTION CORPORATION v. PORT OF HOUSTON AUTHORITY OF HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS 2014-08-29
12-0867 BOB GREENE, AS NEXT FRIEND OF LEWAYNE GREENE v. FARMERS INSURANCE EXCHANGE 2014-08-29
13-0234 GILBERT WHEELER, INC. v. ENBRIDGE PIPELINES (EAST TEXAS), L.P. 2014-08-29
10-0846 BROOKSHIRE BROTHERS, LTD. v. JERRY ALDRIDGE 2014-07-03
12-0617 UNION CARBIDE CORPORATION v. DAISY E. SYNATZSKE AND GRACE ANNETTE WEBB, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS REPRESENTATIVES AND CO-EXECUTRIXES OF THE ESTATE OF JOSEPH EMMITE, SR., JOSEPH EMMITE, JR., DOROTHY A. DAY, VERA J. GIALMALVA AND JAMES R. EMMITE 2014-07-03
12-0804 GARY WAYNE JASTER v. COMET II CONSTRUCTION, INC., JOE H. SCHNEIDER, LAURA H. SCHNEIDER, AND AUSTIN DESIGN GROUP 2014-07-03
12-0957 IN RE FORD MOTOR COMPANY 2014-07-03
12-1039 LUBBOCK COUNTY WATER CONTROL AND IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT AND TOMMY FISHER, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS PRESIDENT OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE LUBBOCK COUNTY WATER CONTROL AND IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT v. CHURCH & AKIN, L.L.C. 2014-07-03
10-0775 SUSAN ELAINE BOSTIC, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE HEIRS AND ESTATE OF TIMOTHY SHAWN BOSTIC, DECEASED; HELEN DONNAHOE; AND KYLE ANTHONY BOSTIC v. GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORPORATION 2014-07-11
10-0567 TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES v. OLIVER OKOLI 2014-08-22
13-0161 IN RE STATE BAR OF TEXAS 2014-08-22
13-0409 IN THE INTEREST OF M.G.N. AND A.C.N., MINOR CHILDREN 2014-08-22
13-0712 CHRISTOPHER HENKEL AND LISA HENKEL v. CHRISTOPHER NORMAN 2014-08-22
13-0776 CHAPMAN CUSTOM HOMES, INC., AND MICHAEL B. DUNCAN, TRUSTEE OF THE M.B. DUNCAN SEPARATE PROPERTY TRUST v. DALLAS PLUMBING COMPANY 2014-08-22
12-0563 ALLEN CHADWICK BURBAGE v. W. KIRK BURBAGE AND BURBAGE FUNERAL HOME 2014-08-29
12-0728 IN THE INTEREST OF K.M.L., A CHILD 2014-08-29
13-0043 ROBERT KINNEY v. ANDREW HARRISON BARNES (A/K/A A. HARRISON BARNES, A.H. BARNES, ANDREW H. BARNES, HARRISON BARNES), BCG ATTORNEY SEARCH, INC., EMPLOYMENT CROSSING, INC. AND JD JOURNAL, INC. 2014-08-29
13-0073 IN RE JOHN DOE A/K/A “TROOPER” 2014-08-29