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No. 17-0444
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SUNSTATE EQUIPMENT CO., LLC v. GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS OF THE STATE OF TEXAS; AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS

A petition was filed on July 24, 2017. The Court requested full merits briefing on December 8, 2017. The Court granted review on June 28, 2019. Oral argument has been scheduled for October 9, 2019

No Opinions Yet

The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:3rd Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reverse & Render
COA Docket No.:03-15-00738-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable David E. Puryear

Trial Court

Trial Court:53rd District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Timothy M. Sulak
Trial Docket:D-1-GN-14-000281

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

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Date Event  
2019-10-09 Oral Argument Scheduled  

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2019-06-28 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2019-06-28 Petition for Review granted
2019-06-28 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
  This case was pending on merits briefs between September 11, 2018 and June 28, 2019.  
2018-09-11 Notice of Appearance  
2018-08-31 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
  This case was pending on merits briefs between March 14, 2018 and August 31, 2018.  
2018-03-14 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2018-03-07 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2018-03-06 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2018-02-20 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2018-01-29 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2018-01-04 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2018-01-03 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2017-12-18 Case Record Filed  
2017-12-11 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2017-12-08 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between October 16, 2017 and December 8, 2017.  
2017-10-16 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2017-10-02 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-09-01 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-08-01 Case forwarded to Court
2017-07-27 Amended Petition (Petitioner)  
2017-07-26 Response Waiver filed  
2017-07-24 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2017-07-07 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-07-06 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2017-06-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2017-06-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted in part

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Ken Paxton, Attorney General of the State of Texas
Mr. Kyle D. Hawkins
Mr. Charles K. Eldred
Mr. Jeffrey C. Mateer
Atty. Gen. W. Kenneth Paxton Jr.
Ms. Lisa A. Bennett
Respondent
Glenn Hegar, Comptroller of Public Accounts of the State of Texas
Mr. Kyle D. Hawkins
Mr. Charles K. Eldred
Atty. Gen. W. Kenneth Paxton Jr.
Mr. Jeffrey C. Mateer
Ms. Lisa A. Bennett
Respondent
Sunstate Equipment Co., LLC
Mr. Stacy R. Obenhaus
Mr. Zachary T. Jones
Mr. Arthur Val Perkins
Petitioner

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
United Rentals, Inc.
Ms. Martha Daniels
Rebecca Matsumura
Mr. F. Michael Stenglein
The American Rental Association
Mr. Daniel L. Butcher
Mr. Forrest M. Seger III
Mr. Farley P. Katz
Herc Rentals Inc.
Mr. Thomas Fenton Allen Jr.
Mr. Kirk Ronald Lyda
Ms. Autumn Hamit Patterson
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