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Recent Opinions

 

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
18-1134 W&T OFFSHORE, INC. v. WESLEY FREDIEU 2020-06-05
18-0216 TEXAS MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY, HARTFORD UNDERWRITERS INSURANCE COMPANY, TASB RISK MANAGEMENT FUND, TRANSPORTATION INSURANCE COMPANY, TRUCK INSURANCE EXCHANGE, TWIN CITY FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY, VALLEY FORGE INSURANCE COMPANY, ET AL. v. PHI AIR MEDICAL, LLC 2020-06-26
18-0458 VIA METROPOLITAN TRANSIT v. CURTIS MECK 2020-06-26
20-0430 IN RE STEVEN HOTZE, MD, HON. WILLIAM ZEDLER, HON. KYLE BIEDERMANN, EDD HENDEE, AL HARTMAN, NORMAN ADAMS, GABRIELLE ELLISON, TONIA ALLEN, PASTOR JUAN BUSTAMANTE, PASTOR JOHN GREINER, AND PASTOR MATT WOODFILL 2020-07-17
20-0525 IN RE REPUBLICAN PARTY OF TEXAS 2020-07-13
18-1047 THE CITY OF MADISONVILLE AND THE MADISONVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT v. DAVID SIMS 2020-04-17
18-0403 CREDIT SUISSE AG, CAYMAN ISLANDS BRANCH AND CREDIT SUISSE SECURITIES (USA) LLC v. CLAYMORE HOLDINGS, LLC 2020-04-24
18-0837 LOYA INSURANCE COMPANY v. OSBALDO HURTADO AVALOS AND ANTONIO HURTADO AS ASSIGNEES OF KARLA FLORES GUEVARA 2020-05-01
18-0068 WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT, INC.; WARNER BROS. TECHNICAL OPERATIONS, INC. D/B/A WARNER BROS. ADVANCED DIGITAL SERVICES; TMZ PRODUCTIONS, INC.; EHM PRODUCTION, INC. D/B/A TMZ; TMZ.COM; AND ELIZABETH MCKERNAN v. ROBERT JONES 2020-05-08
19-0117 REGENT CARE OF SAN ANTONIO, L.P. v. ROBERT H. DETRICK AND CAROLYN DART DETRICK 2020-05-08
18-0841 TOMMY YOWELL, GAIL YOWELL, HARRY GRAFF, EL TERICO, LLC AND CASUARINA INVESTMENTS, LLC (D/B/A LAR RESOURCES, LLC) v. GRANITE OPERATING COMPANY AND APACHE CORPORATION, ET AL. 2020-05-15
18-1053 IN RE THE COMMITMENT OF MAURICE BLUITT 2020-05-15
17-0970 OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF TEXAS v. LAURA G. RODRIGUEZ 2020-06-12
17-0557 CLINTON W. (“BUDDY”) PIKE, SR., DANIEL L. WALKER, W. TOBIN WILSON, VHSC CEMENT, LLC, AND FEW READY MIX CONCRETE CO. v. TEXAS EMC MANAGEMENT, LLC, TEXAS EMC PRODUCTS, LP, AND EMC CEMENT, BV 2020-06-19
18-0127 JUAN ALVAREZ v. STATE FARM LLOYDS 2020-04-17
18-0205 ROBERTO LAZOS v. STATE FARM LLOYDS 2020-04-17
18-0555 MIKE MORATH, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS COMMISSIONER OF THE TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY v. VIRGINIA DIANE LEWIS, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NEXT FRIEND TO C.J.L., ET AL. 2020-04-17
18-0911 STEVEN BIASATTI AND PAUL GROSS D/B/A TOPDOG PROPERTIES v. GUIDEONE NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANY 2020-04-17
18-1221 LUIS FERNANDO MARTINEZ REYES v. JEFFERSON COUNTY, TEXAS 2020-04-17
19-0204 BELLA PALMA, LLC v. MARK YOUNG 2020-04-17
20-0291 IN RE GREG ABBOTT, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF TEXAS, AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS 2020-04-23
18-0264 GEORGE P. BUSH, AS THE LAND COMMISSIONER OF THE TEXAS GENERAL LAND OFFICE v. LONE OAK CLUB, LLC 2020-04-24
18-0426 WILLIAM A. BREWER III v. LENNOX HEARTH PRODUCTS, LLC; TURNER & WITT PLUMBING, INC.; STRONG CUSTOM BUILDERS, LLC; THERMO DYNAMIC INSULATION, LLC; STATE FARM LLOYDS INSURANCE COMPANY; KEN AND BECKY TEEL; ROSS AND MEG RUSHING 2020-04-24
19-0260 IN RE THE COMMITMENT OF GREGORY A. JONES 2020-06-19
19-0712 FEDERAL HOME LOAN MORTGAGE CORPORATION v. SYLVIA ZEPEDA 2020-04-24
17-0905 SAN ANTONIO RIVER AUTHORITY v. AUSTIN BRIDGE & ROAD, L.P. AND HAYWARD BAKER, INC. 2020-05-01
18-0566 LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION v. GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS, AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS 2020-05-01
20-0340 IN RE SALON A LA MODE; ALL VAPES, LLC; MEGA VAPE, LLC; TRIBAL VAPOR, LLC; OUTLAW MOTORPLEX, LLC; JM WILSON ENTERPRISES, LLC; STROUD'S FITNESS, INC.; ALAN S. SNIDER; CHAIKONG JIU-JITSU AND MMA; DAVID WATTS; AND THE CUTTING EDGE 2020-05-05
19-0585 IN RE PRAVEEN PANCHAKARLA 2020-05-08
18-0503 EBS SOLUTIONS, INC. v. GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS; AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS 2020-05-08
18-0908 IN THE INTEREST OF D.S., A CHILD 2020-05-08
18-1231 THE CITY OF FORT WORTH AND DAVID COOKE, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS FORT WORTH CITY MANAGER v. STEPHANNIE LYNN RYLIE, TEXAS C&D AMUSEMENTS, INC., AND BRIAN AND LISA SCOTT D/B/A TSCA AND D/B/A RIVER BOTTOM PUB 2020-05-08
18-0932 EX PARTE E.H. 2020-05-15
18-1041 IN RE COLTON LESTER 2020-05-15
19-0590 IN THE INTEREST OF Z.N., A CHILD 2020-05-15
18-0351 UNIVERSITY OF INCARNATE WORD v. VALERIE REDUS, ET AL. 2020-05-22
18-0438 THE EPISCOPAL DIOCESE OF FORT WORTH v. THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH 2020-05-22
18-1167 THE EL PASO EDUCATION INITIATIVE, INC., D/B/A BURNHAM WOOD CHARTER SCHOOL v. AMEX PROPERTIES, LLC 2020-05-22
20-0394 IN RE STATE OF TEXAS 2020-05-27
17-1010 DAWN NETTLES v. GTECH CORPORATION AND THE TEXAS LOTTERY COMMISSION 2020-06-12
18-0852 MO-VAC SERVICE COMPANY, INC. v. PRIMITIVO ESCOBEDO, INDIVIDUALLY, SAN JUANITA ESCOBEDO, INDIVIDUALLY, AND MARTHA ESCOBEDO, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF FABIAN ESCOBEDO 2020-06-12
19-0077 ANTHONY A. RIEDER, ED RAPEE III, AND CADBURY SOLUTIONS, LLC v. KENNY WOODS, ALAN MEEKER, AND CQUENTIA SERIES, LLC 2020-06-12
19-0167 CONWAY WAAK, JR. AND MARLENE WAAK D/B/A CARMINE CHAROLAIS RANCH AND CARMINE CHAROLAIS RANCH v. RAUL AMPARO ZUNIGA RODRIGUEZ AND ANA MARIA ORTIZ MARTINEZ, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES, AND HEIRS OF THE ESTATE OF RAUL AMPARO ZUNIGA ORTIZ JR.; AND JUANA GUADALUPE MARTINEZ, AS NEXT FRIEND OF SEBASTIAN ZUNIGA AND WENDY ZUNIGA, ET AL. 2020-06-12
18-0989 CITY OF CONROE, TEXAS; CITY OF MAGNOLIA, TEXAS; AND CITY OF SPLENDORA, TEXAS v. SAN JACINTO RIVER AUTHORITY AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF TEXAS
Busby Hecht Green Guzman Lehrmann Boyd Devine Bland

Opinion
*Corrected Opinion (Jun 12, 2020)

2020-06-12
18-0676 CHICAGO TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY v. COCHRAN INVESTMENTS, INC. 2020-06-19
18-0977 WILLIAM MARCHBANKS v. LIBERTY INSURANCE CORPORATION 2020-06-19
19-0210 DELLA R. PERRY v. UNITED SERVICES AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION 2020-06-19
18-1211 INNOVATIVE BLOCK OF SOUTH TEXAS, LTD. v. VALLEY BUILDERS SUPPLY, INC. D/B/A VALLEY BLOCK & BRICK 2020-06-26
19-0263 BONSMARA NATURAL BEEF COMPANY, LLC AND GEORGE CHAPMAN, INDIVIDUALLY v. HART OF TEXAS CATTLE FEEDERS, LLC, JAMES MICHAEL HAYES, INDIVIDUALLY, LYNN LANDRUM, INDIVIDUALLY, AND HENRY O. PICKETT II, INDIVIDUALLY 2020-06-26
19-0595 KENNETH L. HAEDGE, ET AL. v. CENTRAL TEXAS CATTLEMEN'S ASSOCIATION 2020-06-26
19-0694 IN RE C.J.C. 2020-06-26