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No. 20-0281
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IN RE USAA GENERAL INDEMNITY COMPANY

A mandamus petition was filed on April 8, 2020. Oral argument was held on March 24, 2021. The Court issued an opinion resolving the case on June 18, 2021.

Opinion

June 18, 2021

Lehrmann
Hecht
Boyd
Devine
Blacklock
Busby
Bland
Huddle

Justice Lehrmann delivered the opinion of the Court.View Electronic Briefs | Oral Argument PDF

 

Court of Appeals

Appellate District:13th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Denied
COA Docket No.:13-19-00487-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Georgina M. Benavides

Trial Court

Trial Court:135th District Court
County:Victoria
Trial Judge:Honorable Jack W. Marr
Trial Docket:19-01-83894-B

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

Upcoming

Date Event  
2021-07-05 Motion for rehearing due to be filed.

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2021-06-18 Opinion issued   Writ of Mandamus conditionally granted
  This case was awaiting the Court's decision after oral argument between March 24, 2021 and June 18, 2021.  
2021-03-24 Oral argument  
2021-03-16 Submission Schedule
2021-03-11 Notice of Appearance  
2021-03-04 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2021-03-01 Oral Argument Submission Form from Attorney received  
2021-02-26 Petition for Writ of Mandamus disposed Case set for oral argument
2021-02-26 Mandamus Set to Argue
2021-02-26 Case set for oral argument   Case set for oral argument
2021-01-19 Reply Brief (Relator)  
2020-12-30 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2020-12-30 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2020-12-17 Brief on the Merits (Real Parties in Interest)  
2020-11-13 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2020-11-12 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2020-10-28 Brief on the Merits (Relator)  
2020-09-23 Motion for Extension of Time disposed.   Filing granted
2020-09-22 Motion for Extension of Time to File Brief filed  
2020-08-28 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2020-08-21 Letter Filed  
2020-08-13 Additional citations received. (Relator)  
2020-06-29 Reply to Response (Relator)  
2020-06-15 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2020-06-09 Notice from Counsel of a change in address  
2020-05-15 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2020-04-14 Case forwarded to Court
2020-04-08 Case Record Filed  
2020-04-08 Petition for Writ of Mandamus filed (Relator)  

Parties

Party Counsel Role
USAA General Indemnity Company
Mr. Craig T. Enoch
Ms. Melissa A. Lorber
Ms. Shelby L. O'Brien
Scott Hall
Ms. Sara B. Churchin
Brian Cano
Relator
Marr, Jack W.
 
Respondent
Wearden, Frank
Mr. William L. Sciba III
Real Party In Interest
 
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