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No. 18-0566
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LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION 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 September 21, 2018. Oral argument was held on January 30, 2020. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on May 1, 2020.

Opinions

May 1, 2020

Lehrmann
Hecht
Green
Guzman
Devine
Blacklock
Busby
Bland

Justice Lehrmann delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Chief Justice Hecht, Justice Green, Justice Guzman, Justice Devine, Justice Blacklock, Justice Busby, and Justice Bland joined. PDF

Boyd

Justice Boyd delivered a dissenting opinion.View Electronic Briefs | Oral Argument PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:3rd Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Affirmed
COA Docket No.:03-16-00303-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Robert Harrison Pemberton

Trial Court

Trial Court:345th District Court
County:Travis
Trial Judge:Honorable Karin R. Crump
Trial Docket:D-1-GN-15-000055

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Upcoming

Date Event  
2020-05-18 Motion for rehearing due to be filed.

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
  This case has been waiting for a possible rehearing motion.  
2020-05-01 Opinion issued   Court of Appeals' judgment reversed; cause remanded to trial court
2020-05-01 Dissenting opinion issued.   Issued
2020-05-01 Court approved judgment sent to attorneys of record Issued
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between January 30, 2020 and May 1, 2020.  
2020-01-30 Oral argument  
2020-01-29 Exhibits in case/cause filed (Petitioner)  
2020-01-24 Submission Schedule
2020-01-07 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2020-01-06 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2019-12-13 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2019-12-13 Petition for Review granted
2019-12-13 Petition for Review disposed Filing granted
2019-11-19 Reply Brief (Petitioner)  
2019-10-30 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2019-10-28 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2019-10-18 Brief on the Merits (Respondent)  
2019-09-03 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2019-09-03 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2019-08-08 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2019-08-08 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2019-08-05 Fully hyperlinked brief filed (Petitioner)  
2019-07-31 Brief on the Merits (Petitioner)  
2019-06-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2019-06-18 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2019-06-03 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
2019-06-03 Call received  
2019-05-31 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2019-04-26 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2019-04-16 Reply to Response (Petitioner)  
2019-03-06 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2019-03-06 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2019-03-01 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
2019-01-16 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2019-01-16 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2018-12-11 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2018-12-10 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2018-11-30 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2018-10-23 Case forwarded to Court
2018-10-16 Response Waiver filed  
2018-09-21 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2018-08-17 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2018-08-17 Second Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2018-08-15 Notice of Appearance  
  This case was waiting for the parties to file a formal petition between June 22, 2018 and August 15, 2018.  
2018-06-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2018-06-22 Court reporter/recorder's record
2018-06-22 Court reporter/recorder's record
2018-06-22 Supplement to Clerk's/Reporter's Record
2018-06-22 Clerk's Record
2018-06-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Lockheed Martin Corporation
Mr. Doug Sigel
Mr. Mark W. Eidman
Mr. Evan A. Young
Mr. Benjamin A. Geslison
Ms. Rebeca Aizpuru Huddle
David Arms Heywood
Mr. Jeremy Gove
Ms. Ellen E. Springer
Petitioner
Ken Paxton, Attorney General of the State of Travis
Mr. Ari Cuenin
Mr. Kyle D. Hawkins
Atty. Gen. W. Kenneth Paxton Jr.
Mr. Jeffrey C. Mateer
Mr. Joshua T. Wilson
Respondent
Glenn Hegar, Comptroller of Public Accounts of the State of Texas
Mr. Ari Cuenin
Mr. Jeffrey C. Mateer
Atty. Gen. W. Kenneth Paxton Jr.
Mr. Kyle D. Hawkins
Mr. Joshua T. Wilson
Respondent

Amicus Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Council on State Taxation
Mr. Curtis James Osterloh
 
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