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No. 04-0252
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ALTON J. MEYER, MEYER ACQUISITION CORP., AND FORD MOTOR COMPANY v. WMCO-GP, LLC AND BULLOCK MOTOR COMPANY

Oral argument was held on March 23, 2005. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on December 22, 2006. File Closed

Opinions

December 22, 2006

Hecht
Jefferson
Wainwright
Brister
Medina
Green
Johnson
Willett

Justice Hecht delivered the opinion of the Court, joined by Chief Justice Jefferson, Justice Wainwright, Justice Brister, Justice Medina, Justice Green, Justice Johnson, and Justice Willett PDF

Oneill

Justice O'Neill delivered a dissenting opinion PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:9th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:09-03-00255-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Steve McKeithen

Trial Court

Trial Court:217th District Court
County:Angelina
Trial Judge:Honorable David V. Wilson
Trial Docket:CV-36002-03-01

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2007-02-15 Case Stored  
2007-02-12 Mandate issued  
  This case was waiting for a possible rehearing motion between December 22, 2006 and February 12, 2007.  
2006-12-22 Opinion issued   Issued
2006-12-22 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2006-12-22 Dissenting opinion issued. Issued
2006-12-22 Opinion issued judgments below reversed/remanded tc f/settlement
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between March 23, 2005 and December 22, 2006.  
2005-03-23 Oral argument  
2005-03-23 Oral argument  
2005-02-23 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2005-02-23 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2005-02-23 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2005-02-23 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2005-02-23 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2005-02-23 Electronic copies of brief posted to website  
2005-02-11 Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2005-02-11 Case set for oral argument Case set for oral argument
2005-02-11 Petition for Review granted
2005-02-11 Petition for Review granted
2005-02-11 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2004-12-23 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2004-12-09 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2004-10-26 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2004-10-25 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2004-10-20 Amended Brief Waiver (Petitioner)  
2004-10-18 Waiver of Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2004-10-18 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2004-09-30 Sealed document filed in case  
2004-09-30 Record Received (See Remarks)  
2004-09-16 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2004-09-16 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between June 18, 2004 and September 16, 2004.  
2004-06-18 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2004-06-04 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2004-05-17 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2004-05-03 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2004-04-13 Case forwarded to Court
2004-04-09 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2004-04-09 Response Waiver filed  
2004-04-06 Petition for Review #2 (Petitioner)  
2004-04-06 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2004-04-06 Case forwarded to Court
2004-04-01 Response Waiver filed  
2004-03-22 Response Waiver filed  
2004-03-18 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2004-03-18 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Meyer Acquisition Corp.
Mr. Preston W. McGee
Petitioner
Ford Motor Company
Mr. Billy Martin Donley
Mr. Pengcheng Glen Shu
Mr. James Keith Russell
Petitioner
WMCO-GP, LLC
Mr. Clayton E. Dark Jr.
Mr. Darrin M. Walker
Respondent
Bullock Motor Company, Inc.
Mr. Joe Scott Evans
Respondent
Meyer, Alton J.
Mr. Preston W. McGee
Mr. Robert S. Morris
Ms. Virginia Nelson Hammerle
Petitioner
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