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No. 20-0197
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IN RE SOUTHWESTERN ENERGY COMPANY, ET AL.,

A mandamus petition was filed on March 13, 2020. The Court requested full merits briefing on August 28, 2020.

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Court of Appeals

Appellate District:1st Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Denied
COA Docket No.:01-19-00711-CV
Opinion Author:Per Curiam

Trial Court

Trial Court:61st District Court
County:Harris
Trial Judge:Honorable Fredericka Phillips
Trial Docket:2016-70651

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Date Event  
2020-12-02 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2020-11-17 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due
2020-10-28 Relator brief on the merits due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2020-09-17 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2020-09-16 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2020-08-28 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2020-07-14 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2020-07-14 Pro hac vice motion disposed   Filing granted
2020-07-14 Case forwarded to Court
2020-07-13 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2020-07-13 Pro hac vice motion filed  
2020-07-07 Phone call from Clerk's Office  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between May 15, 2020 and July 7, 2020.  
2020-05-15 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2020-04-24 Letter Filed  
2020-04-13 Fully hyperlinked brief filed (Relator)  
2020-04-10 Reply to Petition for Writ of Mandamus (Relator)  
2020-04-10 Reply to Response to Motion  
2020-04-01 Letter Filed  
2020-04-01 Call received  
2020-03-31 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2020-03-31 Response to Motion filed  
2020-03-17 Call received  
2020-03-16 Fully hyperlinked brief filed (Relator)  
2020-03-16 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2020-03-13 Court reporter/recorder's record
2020-03-13 Petition for Writ of Mandamus filed (Relator)  
2020-03-13 Case Record Filed  
2020-03-13 Motion to Stay Filed  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
Southwestern Energy Company
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Mr. J. Mark Little
Mr. Thomas R. Phillips
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Mr. Anthony J. Lucisano
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Mr. Aaron M. Streett
Relator
Rathert, Terry L
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Relator
Heikkinen Energy Securities, LLC
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Relator
SG Americas Securities, LLC
Mr. Mark Oakes
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
Anders, Josh C
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Relator
Kehr, Catherine A
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Relator
RBC Capital Markets, LLC
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Relator
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Relator
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
Fifth Third Securities, Inc.
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Relator
Gass, John D.
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Relator
Keybanc Capital Markets Inc.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Relator
Comerica Securities, Inc.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Relator
BB&T Capital Markets, a division of BB&T Securities, LLC
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
Pew, Elliot
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Relator
Stevens, Alan H.
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Relator
SMBC Nikko Securities America, Inc.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Relator
Owen, R. Craig
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Relator
Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), now known as, MUFG Securities America, Inc.
Mr. Mark Oakes
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
BMO Capital Markets Corp.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Relator
Robert W Baird & Co. Incorporated
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Relator
Mueller, Stephen L.
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Relator
Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Relator
Kerley, Greg D.
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Relator
U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Relator
Scotia Capital (USA) Inc.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
St. Lucie County Fire District Firefighters’ Pension Trust, Individually and on Behalf of All Others Similarly Situated
Mr. Thomas E. Bilek
Real Party In Interest
RBS Securities Inc.
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Relator
CIBC World Markets Corp.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
BNP Paribas Securities Corp.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
HSBC Securities (USA) Inc.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
PNC Capital Markets LLC
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
Mourton, Kenneth R
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Relator
Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc.
Mr. Mark Oakes
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
Citigroup Global Markets, Inc.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Mr. Mark Oakes
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Relator
Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. Securities, Inc.
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Relator
Macquarie Capital (USA) Inc.
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Relator
Kunskraa, Vello A
Mr. Scott D. Musoff
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Ms. Noelle Marie Reed
Mr. Wallis Mizell Hampton
Relator
Mizuho Securities USA LLC, f/k/a Mizuho Securities USA Inc.
Mr. Charles R. Acker
Ms. Ellen Bush Sessions
Mr. Mark Oakes
Relator

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Independent Petroleum Association of America
Mr. Walter Simons
Mr. Warren W. Harris
Ms. Yvonne Y. Ho
American Exploration and Production Council
Ms. Yvonne Y. Ho
Mr. Walter Simons
Mr. Warren W. Harris
American Petroleum Institute
Mr. Warren W. Harris
Ms. Yvonne Y. Ho
Mr. Walter Simons
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