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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
14-0534 RAILROAD COMMISSION OF TEXAS v. GULF ENERGY EXPLORATION CORPORATION 2016-01-29
14-0453 COTI MATTHEWS, ON BEHALF OF HER MINOR CHILD M.M., ET AL. v. KOUNTZE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 2016-01-29
14-0591 THE STALEY FAMILY PARTNERSHIP, LTD. v. DAVID LEE STILES, DELZIE STILES, GINGER WESTBROOK, ROBERT STILES, AND DAVID STILES 2016-01-29
14-0984 MADELON HYSAW, KATHRYN HYSAW WEAFER, MICHAEL AND CINDY BURRIS FAMILY PARTNERSHIP III, LTD., BYRON M. BURRIS AND JUDITH ANN BURRIS DZIUK v. BRETTON GUY DAWKINS, BRADLEY KEN DAWKINS, JERRY HOWARD OXFORD AND SHARON ANN OXFORD 2016-01-29
14-0574 J&D TOWING, LLC v. AMERICAN ALTERNATIVE INSURANCE CORPORATION 2016-01-08
14-1041 EUGENE BLAIR, III v. ATLANTIC INDUSTRIAL, INC., A/K/A ATLANTIC SCAFFOLDING CO., AND FAUSTINO MURILLO 2016-01-08
14-1015 ISABEL SLOAN v. LAW OFFICE OF OSCAR C. GONZALEZ, INC. AND OSCAR C. GONZALEZ 2016-01-08
13-0961 OCCIDENTAL CHEMICAL CORPORATION v. JASON JENKINS 2016-01-08
14-0694 TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY v. MERARDO BONILLA 2015-12-04
13-0977 RAY FISCHER AND CORPORATE TAX MANAGEMENT, INC. v. CTMI, L.L.C., MARK BOOZER, AND JERROD RAYMOND 2016-01-08
14-0530 BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY v. JAMES E. PHILLIPS 2015-12-04
14-0753 U.S. METALS, INCORPORATED v. LIBERTY MUTUAL GROUP, INCORPORATED, DOING BUSINESS AS LIBERTY INSURANCE CORPORATION 2015-12-04
14-0470 CARLOS CASCOS, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS SECRETARY OF STATE OF TEXAS v. TARRANT COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY; STEVE MAXWELL, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS CHAIR OF THE TARRANT COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY; TEXAS DEMOCRATIC PARTY; GILBERTO HINOJOSA, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS CHAIR OF THE TEXAS DEMOCRATIC PARTY 2015-10-30
14-0333 LOUISA D. REDDIC v. EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER REGIONAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEM, INDIVIDUALLY AND D/B/A EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER-CROCKETT, INC. 2015-10-30
14-0486 BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. v. DWIGHT EISENHAUER, AS INDEPENDENT EXECUTOR OF THE ESTATE OF LORENE BELCHER WALTER, DECEASED 2015-10-30
13-0499 IN RE RSR CORPORATION AND QUEMETCO METALS LIMITED, INC. 2015-12-04
14-0006 KINGSAIRE, INC. D/B/A KINGS AIRE, INC. v. JORGE MELENDEZ 2015-12-04
15-0176 LEDFORD WHITE AND M&M JOINT VENTURE v. KENT DAVIS AND D. KENT DAVIS, P.C. 2015-12-04
14-0410 SYLVIA GALVAN v. MEMORIAL HERMANN HOSPITAL SYSTEM 2015-12-04
14-0302 CHESAPEAKE EXPLORATION, L.L.C. AND CHESAPEAKE OPERATING, INC. v. MARTHA ROWAN HYDER, INDIVIDUALLY, AND AS INDEPENDENT EXECUTRIX AND TRUSTEE UNDER THE WILL OF ELTON M. HYDER, JR., DECEASED, AND AS TRUSTEE UNDER THE ELTON M. HYDER JR. RESIDUARY TRUST, AND AS TRUSTEE OF THE ELTON M. HYDER JR. MARITAL TRUST; BRENT ROWAN HY 2016-01-29