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No. 17-0140
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SKY VIEW AT LAS PALMAS, LLC AND ILAN ISRAELY v. ROMAN GERONIMO MARTINEZ MENDEZ AND SAN JACINTO TITLE SERVICES OF RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC

A petition was filed on April 5, 2017. Oral argument was held on March 20, 2018. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on June 1, 2018. A motion for rehearing was filed and has now been pending since June 21, 2018.

Opinion

June 1, 2018

Green
Hecht
Johnson
Guzman
Lehrmann
Boyd
Devine
Brown
Blacklock

Justice Green 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.:13-15-00019-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Georgina M. Benavides

Trial Court

Trial Court:370th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Noe Gonzalez
Trial Docket:C-1401-10-G(4)

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2018-07-17 Response to Motion for Rehearing (Petitioner)  
2018-07-02 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2018-06-27 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2018-06-21 Motion for Rehearing  
2018-06-21 Case forwarded to Court
2018-06-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing disposed   Filing granted
2018-06-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Motion for Rehearing  
2018-06-01 Opinion issued   Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; remanded to Court of Appeals
2018-06-01 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between March 20, 2018 and June 1, 2018.  
2018-03-20 Submission Schedule
2018-03-20 Oral argument  
2018-02-28 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2018-02-20 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2018-02-16 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2018-02-16 Petition for Review granted
2018-02-16 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2018-01-19 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-12-18 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-12-14 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-12-11 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2017-11-16 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-11-15 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-11-15 Notice from Counsel of a change in address  
2017-10-27 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2017-09-20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-09-20 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2017-09-18 Case Record Filed  
2017-09-05 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-09-01 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between June 27, 2017 and September 1, 2017.  
2017-06-27 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2017-06-02 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2017-06-02 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2017-05-30 Case forwarded to Court
2017-05-26 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-05-04 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2017-05-04 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2017-04-05 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2017-02-17 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted in part
2017-02-16 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Mendez, Roman Geronimo Martinez
Mr. Terry Lane Scarborough
Mr. Raymond L. Thomas Jr.
Mr. Michael E. Flanagan
Mr. Ricardo Pumarejo Jr.
Respondent
San Jacinto Title Services of Rio Grande Valley, LLC
Mr. Rafael Garcia Jr.
Mr. Vaughan E. Waters
Respondent
Sky View at Las Palmas, L.L.C.
Mr. Patrick Gregory O'Brien
Mr. Murry B. Cohen
Mr. Joel Bailey
Mr. Thomas R. Phillips
Mr. Donald O. Walsh
Petitioner
Israely, Ilan
Mr. Patrick Gregory O'Brien
Mr. Thomas R. Phillips
Mr. Murry B. Cohen
Mr. Donald O. Walsh
Mr. Joel Bailey
Petitioner

Amicus Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
RLJ II-C AUstin Air, LP
Mr. J. Stephen Gibson
Mr. Benton T. Wheatley
Ms. Tracy L. McCreight
Mr. Michael W. Huddleston
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