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The Court requested full merits briefing on December 16, 2011. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on October 26, 2012. It then denied rehearing on January 18, 2013 File Closed

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Tracking 1 article about this case.

October 28, 2012

Six per curiam opinions, one grant, a case dismissed as moot, and more [Oct. 26, 2012]

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The Court has issued opinions:


October 26, 2012


Per Curiam Opinion PDF


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:14th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Aff.(part)Rev.&Rem(part)
COA Docket No.:14-09-00765-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Charles W. Seymore

Trial Court

Trial Court:234th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Mauricio Rondon
Trial Docket:2009-16048

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2014-05-19 Case Stored - stored case location updated  
2013-01-18 Motion for Rehearing - Disposed Denied with Justice not sitting.
2013-01-18 Case Stored  
2013-01-18 Mandate issued  
2012-12-12 Motion for Rehearing  
2012-12-12 Case forwarded to Court
2012-11-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed   Filing granted
2012-11-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing  
2012-10-26 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2012-10-26 Petition for Review granted under TRAP 59.1
2012-10-26 Petition for Review disposed Petition granted pursuant to TRAP 59.1
2012-10-26 Opinion issued Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; remanded to Court of Appeals
  This case was pending on merits briefs between August 2, 2012 and October 26, 2012.  
2012-08-02 Supplemental Letter Brief (Respondent)  
  This case was pending on merits briefs between March 7, 2012 and August 2, 2012.  
2012-03-07 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2012-02-21 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2012-02-06 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2012-02-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2012-01-17 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2011-12-28 Case Record Filed  
2011-12-19 Record Requested in Petition for Review
2011-12-16 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between October 25, 2011 and December 16, 2011.  
2011-10-25 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2011-09-29 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2011-09-06 Case forwarded to Court
2011-09-02 Response Waiver filed  
2011-08-29 Appendix Filed (Petitioner)  
2011-08-29 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2011-08-22 Call received  
2011-08-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2011-08-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2011-08-19 Phone call from Clerk's Office  


Party Counsel Role
ExxonMobil Corporation
Mr. David M. Gunn
Ms. Katherine Ann Willia Strange
Mr. Dick Watt
Mr. Thomas Neal Nobles
Milestone Operating, Inc.
Mr. Harry Miles Klaff
Mr. Nicholas Mathias Krohn
Mr. Jason Christopher MClaurin