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No. 17-0682
TAMES

JOHN E. DEATON AND DEATON LAW FIRM, LLC v. BARRY JOHNSON, LAW OFFICES OF STEVEN M. JOHNSON, PC AND STEVEN M. JOHNSON

A petition was filed on October 26, 2017. The Court requested full merits briefing on March 16, 2018.

No Opinions Yet

The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:5th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:05-16-01221-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable David L. Bridges

Trial Court

Trial Court:County Court at Law No 1
Trial Judge:Honorable D'Metria Benson
Trial Docket:CC-16-01668-A

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Date Event  
2018-06-20 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2018-06-05 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due
2018-05-16 Petitioner brief on the merits due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2018-04-17 Electronic communication received from Party  
2018-04-17 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2018-04-16 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2018-04-16 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2018-03-19 Record Requested in Petition for Review  
2018-03-16 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between January 22, 2018 and March 16, 2018.  
2018-01-22 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2017-12-22 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2017-11-21 Case forwarded to Court
2017-11-17 Response Waiver filed  
2017-10-27 Third Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2017-10-27 Third Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-10-26 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2017-09-26 Electronic communication sent to Party  
2017-09-26 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-09-25 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2017-08-28 Supplement to document  
2017-08-28 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2017-08-25 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Johnson, Barry
Ms. Tahira Khan Merritt
Other Interested Party
Patton, Rickie
Mr. Alexander N. Beard
Other Interested Party
Deaton, John E.
Mr. Brian H. Fant
Petitioner
Johnson, Steven M.
Mr. Thomas R. Needham
Ms. Jennifer M. Andrews
Mr. Ernest A. Young
Respondent
Deaton Law Firm LLC
Mr. Brian H. Fant
Petitioner
Law Offices of Steven M. Johnson, PC
Mr. Thomas R. Needham
Ms. Jennifer M. Andrews
Mr. Ernest A. Young
Respondent
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