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No. 14-1075
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HALLMARK MARKETING COMPANY, LLC v. GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS, AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS

Oral argument was held on December 9, 2015. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on April 15, 2016. File Closed

Opinion

April 15, 2016

Brown
Hecht
Green
Johnson
Willett
Guzman
Lehrmann
Boyd
Devine

Justice Brown delivered the opinion of the Court.View Electronic Briefs | Oral Argument | Video PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:13th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:13-14-00093-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Dori Contreras Garza

Trial Court

Trial Court:126th District Court
County:Travis
Trial Judge:Honorable Timothy M. Sulak
Trial Docket:D-1-GN-13-001168

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Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2016-05-27 Mandate issued  
2016-04-15 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2016-04-15 Opinion issued   Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; cause remanded to trial court
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between December 9, 2015 and April 15, 2016.  
2015-12-09 Oral argument  
2015-12-08 Exhibits in case/cause filed (Petitioner)  
2015-12-02 Notice from attorney regarding vacation dates  
2015-10-26 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2015-10-23 Notice of Appearance  
2015-10-15 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2015-10-09 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2015-10-09 Petition for Review granted
2015-10-09 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2015-10-09 Motion to withdraw disposed of   Filing granted
2015-08-21 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2015-08-06 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2015-07-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2015-07-27 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2015-07-06 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2015-06-29 Motion to Withdraw Filed  
2015-06-19 Case Record Filed  
2015-06-05 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2015-06-05 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2015-05-19 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2015-05-04 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2015-04-29 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2015-04-22 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2015-03-11 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2015-03-10 Designation of Lead Counsel  
2015-03-10 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2015-02-20 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2015-01-20 Case forwarded to Court
2015-01-15 Response Waiver filed  
2015-01-06 Notice received  
2014-12-23 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Hallmark Marketing Company, LLC.
Mr. Mark W. Eidman
Mr. Quentin Doug Sigel
Petitioner
Ken Paxton, Attorney General of the State of Texas
Mr. Charles Kenneth Eldred
Mr. Warren Kenneth Paxton
Mr. Robert B. O'Keefe
Mr. James Edward Davis
Ms. Shannon Michelle Ryman
Mr. Rance L. Craft
Mr. Charles E. Roy
Respondent
Glenn Hegar, Comptroller of Public Accounts of the State of Texas
Mr. Charles Kenneth Eldred
Mr. Robert B. O'Keefe
Mr. James Edward Davis
Mr. Warren Kenneth Paxton
Ms. Shannon Michelle Ryman
Mr. Rance L. Craft
Mr. Charles E. Roy
Respondent
 
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