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Cases Chosen for Oral Argument

 

These cases have been chosen for, but not yet heard at, oral argument.

Docket Case Name Date Granted
16-0412 TRO-X, L.P. v. ANADARKO PETROLEUM CORPORATION 2017-09-22
16-0549 DR. BEHZAD NAZARI, D.D.S., ET AL. v. THE STATE OF TEXAS; XEROX CORPORATION; AND XEROX STATE HEALTHCARE, LLC, F/K/A ACS STATE HEALTHCARE, LLC 2017-09-22
16-0341 LARRY BOS AND MARY BOS v. CRAIG S. SMITH, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NEXT FRIEND OF M.W.F.S., A MINOR, C.S.S., A MINOR, J.E.S., A MINOR, AND V.A.S., A MINOR 2017-09-22
16-0897 NEIGHBORHOOD CENTERS, INC. v. DOREATHA WALKER 2017-09-22
16-1005 KENNETH H. TARR v. TIMBERWOOD PARK OWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC. 2017-09-22
17-0019 IN RE MAHINDRA, USA INC. 2017-09-22
16-0748 CITY OF LAREDO, TEXAS v. LAREDO MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION 2017-09-01
16-0786 JOHN DAVID ADAMS v. STARSIDE CUSTOM BUILDERS, LLC 2017-09-01
16-0098 THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS, INC. AND STEVE BLOW v. JOHN TATUM AND MARY ANN TATUM 2017-09-01
15-0155 ENDEAVOR ENERGY RESOURCES, L.P. AND ENDEAVOR PETROLEUM, LLC v. DISCOVERY OPERATING, INC. AND PATRIOT ROYALTY AND LAND, LLC 2017-09-01
16-0434 DIAMOND OFFSHORE SERVICES LIMITED AND DIAMOND OFFSHORE SERVICES COMPANY v. WILLIE DAVID WILLIAMS 2017-09-01
16-0626 WILLACY COUNTY APPRAISAL DISTRICT v. SEBASTIAN COTTON & GRAIN, LTD. 2017-09-01
16-0519 HONORS ACADEMY, INC., D/B/A HONORS ACADEMY; AZLEWAY, INC. D/B/A AZLEWAY CHARTER SCHOOL; AND AMERICAN YOUTHWORKS, INC., D/B/A AMERICAN YOUTHWORKS CHARTER SCHOOL v. TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY AND MICHAEL MORATH, IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS TEXAS COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION 2017-09-01
15-0932 AMERICAN K-9 DETECTION SERVICES, LLC AND HILL COUNTRY DOG CENTER, LLC v. LATASHA FREEMAN 2017-09-01
16-0829 IN RE THE STATE OF TEXAS 2017-09-01
16-0671 IN RE XEROX CORPORATION AND XEROX STATE HEALTHCARE, LLC F/K/A ACS STATE HEALTHCARE, LLC 2017-09-01
16-0457 THE STATE OF TEXAS v. BERNARD MORELLO 2017-09-01
16-0715 IN THE INTEREST OF H.S., A MINOR CHILD 2017-09-01
16-0851 IN RE NORTH CYPRESS MEDICAL CENTER OPERATING CO., LTD. 2017-06-30
16-0542 FORT WORTH TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY, MCDONALD TRANSIT ASSOCIATES, INC., MCDONALD TRANSIT, INC. AND LESHAWN VAUGHN v. MICHELE RODRIGUEZ AND NEW HAMPSHIRE INSURANCE COMPANY 2017-06-30
16-0836 THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER AT HOUSTON, BELLA PATEL, M.D., F.C.C.P., RICHARD W. SMALLING, M.D. PHD., RACHSHUNDA MAJID, M.D. AND FRANCISCO FUENTES, M.D. v. TOMAS G. RIOS, M.D. 2017-06-30
16-0256 RICHARD T. ARCHER, DAVID B. ARCHER, CAROL ARCHER BUGG, JOHN V. ARCHER, KAREN ARCHER BALL, AND SHERRI ARCHER v. T. MARK ANDERSON AND CHRISTINE ANDERSON, AS CO-EXECUTORS OF THE ESTATE OF TED ANDERSON 2017-06-30
16-0935 BILL YOUNGKIN v. BILLY G. HINES, JR. 2017-06-30
16-0662 CONOCOPHILLIPS COMPANY AND BURLINGTON RESOURCES OIL & GAS CO., L.P. v. RALPH WADE KOOPMANN, KAREN MARIE KOENIG, LORENE H. KOOPMANN, AND LOIS STRIEBER, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF JERRY STRIEBER 2017-06-30
16-0804 GARY DON PERRYMAN, NANCY K. PERRYMAN AND LEASHA PERRYMAN BOWDEN v. SPARTAN TEXAS SIX CAPITAL PARTNERS, LTD., SPARTAN TEXAS SIX-CELINA, LTD. AND DION MENSER; AND EOG RESOURCES INC. 2017-06-30
16-0651 DUDLEY CONSTRUCTION, LTD., RICHARD MARK DUDLEY, AND HARTFORD FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY v. ACT PIPE & SUPPLY, INC. 2017-06-30
16-0120 STEVEN PAINTER, ET AL. v. AMERIMEX DRILLING I, LTD. 2017-06-30
16-0164 BARBARA BATY v. OLGA FUTRELL, CRNA AND COMPLETE ANESTHESIA CARE, P.C. 2017-06-30
16-0297 SCI TEXAS FUNERAL HOME SERVICES, INC. v. CODY NELSON 2017-06-30
16-0260 AC INTERESTS, L.P. FORMERLY AMERICAN COATINGS, L.P. v. TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY 2017-06-30
16-0336 URI, INC. v. KLEBERG COUNTY 2017-06-30
16-0560 LEE NICK MCFADIN, III v. BROADWAY COFFEEHOUSE, LLC AND MARCUS ROGERS, TRUSTEE FOR THE SAKS CHILDREN TRUST A/K/A ATFL&L, A TEXAS TRUST 2017-06-30
14-1057 JIM P. BENGE, MD AND KELSEY-SEYBOLD MEDICAL GROUP PLLC v. LAUREN WILLIAMS 2017-06-30
16-0337 STATE OFFICE OF RISK MANAGEMENT v. EDNA A. MARTINEZ 2017-06-30
15-0729 DANIEL E. ARNOLD v. GERARDO GONZALEZ 2017-06-30
16-0617 IN RE THE GUARDIANSHIP OF EDWIN WOOLEY 2017-06-30
16-0647 THE STATE OF TEXAS EX REL. GEORGE DARRELL BEST v. PAUL REED HARPER 2017-06-30
16-0682 IN RE ANDREW SILVER 2017-06-30
16-0107 ALBERT G. HILL, JR. v. SHAMOUN & NORMAN, LLP 2017-06-30
16-0498 JEFFERSON COUNTY, TEXAS v. JEFFERSON COUNTY CONSTABLES ASSOCIATION 2017-06-30
16-0323 JOHN A. LANCE, DEBRA L. LANCE, F.D. FRANKS AND HELEN FRANKS v. JUDITH AND TERRY ROBINSON, GARY AND BRENDA FEST, VIRGINIA GRAY, BUTCH TOWNSEND AND BEXAR-MEDINA-ATASCOSA COUNTIES WATER CONTROL AND IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT NO. 1 2017-06-30
15-0712 JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. v. ORCA ASSETS G.P., L.L.C. 2017-06-30
15-0683 EXLP LEASING LLC AND EES LEASING LLC v. GALVESTON CENTRAL APPRAISAL DISTRICT 2017-06-30