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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
15-0777 IN RE CAROLYN FROST KEENAN 2016-09-30
15-0794 IN RE CITY OF DALLAS 2016-09-30
14-0638 PRESTON A. OCHSNER v. VICTORIA V. OCHSNER 2016-06-24
14-0901 UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY v. WILLIAM NAMI 2016-06-24
14-0745 JOHN SAMPSON v. THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN 2016-06-10
13-0303 HARRIS COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT AND HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS v. EDWARD A. AND NORMA KERR, ET AL. 2016-06-17
13-0673 ROY SEGER, ET AL. v. YORKSHIRE INSURANCE CO., LTD., AND OCEAN MARINE INSURANCE CO., LTD. 2016-06-17
14-0507 INEOS USA, LLC F/K/A INNOVENE USA, LLC, INEOS POLYMERS, INC., A/K/A INEOS OLEFINS, INEOS OLEFINS & POLYMERS USA, A DIVISION OF INEOS USA, LLC, AND JONATHAN “BUBBA” PAVLOVSKY v. JOHANNES “JOE” ELMGREN AND VALARIE ELMGREN, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NEXT FRIENDS OF THEIR MINOR CHILDREN 2016-06-17
14-0743 SOUTHWEST ROYALTIES, INC. v. GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS, AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS 2016-06-17
14-0732 MICHAEL MCINTYRE AND LAURA MCINTYRE, INDIVIDUALLY AND ON BEHALF OF THEIR CHILDREN, K.M., L.M., C.M., M.M., AND L.M. v. EL PASO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, DR. LORENZO GARCIA, AND MARK MENDOZA 2016-06-24
15-0049 CROSSTEX NORTH TEXAS PIPELINE, L.P., N/K/A ENLINK NORTH TEXAS PIPELINE, LP v. ANDREW GARDINER AND SHANNON GARDINER 2016-06-24
15-0143 TIC ENERGY AND CHEMICAL, INC. v. KEVIN BRADFORD MARTIN 2016-06-03
13-0986 SOUTHWESTERN ENERGY PRODUCTION COMPANY v. TOBY BERRY-HELFAND AND GERY MUNCEY 2016-06-10
14-0692 THE STATE OF TEXAS v. ONE (1) 2004 LINCOLN NAVIGATOR, VIN # 5LMFU27RX4LJ28242 2016-06-10
15-0172 FIRST TEXAS BANK v. CHRIS CARPENTER 2016-06-10
14-0293 JASON R. SEARCY, AS TRUSTEE OF THE EXEMPT ASSETS TRUST v. PAREX RESOURCES, INC. 2016-06-17
14-0456 KBMT OPERATING COMPANY, LLC, KBMT LICENSE COMPANY, LLC, BRIAN BURNS, JACKIE SIMIEN AND TRACY KENNICK v. MINDA LAO TOLEDO 2016-06-17
14-0538 CORNERSTONE HEALTHCARE GROUP HOLDING, INC. v. NAUTIC MANAGEMENT VI, L.P. 2016-06-17
14-0650 CENTERPOINT BUILDERS GP, LLC AND CENTERPOINT BUILDERS, LTD. v. TRUSSWAY, LTD. 2016-06-17
14-0986 MIKE MORATH, COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION v. STERLING CITY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, HIGHLAND INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, AND BLACKWELL CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 2016-06-24
15-0025 TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE, DIVISION OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION v. BONNIE JONES AND AMERICAN HOME ASSURANCE COMPANY 2016-06-24
15-0328 IN RE NATIONWIDE INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMERICA, ET AL. 2016-06-24
15-0387 BRENTON M. STANFIELD, THOMAS P. STONE, STONE & ASSOCIATES, LLP, AND JIMMY VAN KNIGHTON, II v. JON T. NEUBAUM AND BARBARA NEUBAUM 2016-06-24
14-0457 RSL FUNDING, LLC v. CHEVEZE D. PIPPINS, DANIEL P. MORRIS, DONNA M. O'BRIEN, METROPOLITAN LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, METLIFE INSURANCE COMPANY OF CONNECTICUT AND METLIFE INVESTORS USA INSURANCE CO. 2016-07-01
14-0963 IN RE OCEANOGRAFIA, S.A. DE C.V., OTTO CANDIES LLC, CANDIES MEXICAN INVESTMENTS, AND OSA INTERNATIONAL 2016-07-01
15-0094 CITY OF DALLAS v. DIANE SANCHEZ, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF MATTHEW SANCHEZ, DECEASED, AND ARNOLD SANCHEZ 2016-07-01
15-0419 BOBBY BROWN v. GEANNIE JONES AND JOHN JACKSON 2016-07-01