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No. 18-0486
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BRIAN ERIKSON AND QUILLING, SELANDER, LOWNDS, WINSLETT & MOSER, P.C. v. OSCAR RENDA

A petition was filed on August 1, 2018. Oral argument was held on September 26, 2019. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on December 20, 2019.

Opinion

December 20, 2019

Guzman
Hecht
Green
Lehrmann
Boyd
Devine
Blacklock
Busby

Justice Guzman delivered the opinion of the Court. PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:7th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reverse & Remand
COA Docket No.:07-17-00019-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Brian P. Quinn

Trial Court

Trial Court:348th District Court
County:Tarrant
Trial Judge:Honorable Dana Womack
Trial Docket:348-272761-14

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Upcoming

Date Event  
2020-01-06 Motion for rehearing due to be filed.

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2019-12-20 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
2019-12-20 Opinion issued   Court of Appeals' judgment reversed & judgment rendered
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between September 26, 2019 and December 20, 2019.  
2019-09-26 Oral argument  
2019-09-20 Submission Schedule
2019-09-18 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2019-09-18 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2019-09-18 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
  This case was waiting for oral argument between June 28, 2019 and September 18, 2019.  
2019-06-28 Petition for Review granted
2019-06-28 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2019-06-28 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
  This case was pending on merits briefs between April 18, 2019 and June 28, 2019.  
2019-04-18 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2019-04-04 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2019-02-20 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2019-02-20 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2019-02-13 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2019-01-08 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2019-01-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2018-12-14 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2018-11-20 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2018-11-05 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2018-10-17 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2018-10-17 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2018-10-03 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2018-10-02 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2018-09-07 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2018-08-07 Case forwarded to Court
2018-08-03 Response Waiver filed  
2018-08-01 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2018-07-02 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2018-07-02 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2018-06-29 Designation of Lead Counsel  
2018-05-29 Clerk's Record
2018-05-29 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2018-05-29 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Renda, Oscar
Mr. Preston B. Sawyer
Ms. Elizabeth G. Hill
Mr. William L. Kirkman
Respondent
Erikson, Brian W.
Mr. Christian D. Tucker
Mr. Walker C. Friedman
Ms. Anna M. Baker
Mr. Douglas W. Alexander
Mr. E. Stratton Horres Jr.
Mr. Lee L. Cameron Jr.
Petitioner
Quilling, Selander, Lownds, Winslett & Moser, P.C.
Mr. Christian D. Tucker
Mr. Walker C. Friedman
Ms. Anna M. Baker
Mr. Douglas W. Alexander
Mr. Lee L. Cameron Jr.
Mr. E. Stratton Horres Jr.
Petitioner

Amicus Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Attorneys' Liability Assurance Society, Ltd.
Ms. Constance H. Pfeiffer
Mr. Joshua S. Smith
 
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