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No. 20-0602
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A mandamus petition was filed on August 4, 2020. The Court requested full merits briefing on June 18, 2021.

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The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:5th Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Denied
COA Docket No.:05-19-01058-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Robbie Partida-Kipness

Trial Court

Trial Court:193rd District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Bridgett Nichol Whitmore
Trial Docket:DC-16-01721

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

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Date Event  
2021-08-24 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2021-08-09 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due
2021-07-19 Relator brief on the merits due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2021-06-18 Brief on the Merits Requested  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between December 28, 2020 and June 18, 2021.  
2020-12-28 Reply to Response (Relator)  
2020-11-13 Call received  
2020-11-12 Call received  
2020-11-12 Response to Petition for Writ of Mandamus Filed (Real Parties in Interest)  
2020-11-12 Call received  
2020-10-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2020-10-06 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2020-09-11 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2020-09-02 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2020-08-20 Response Waiver filed  
2020-08-11 Case forwarded to Court
2020-08-07 Call received  
2020-08-05 Electronic communication received from Party  
2020-08-04 Petition for Writ of Mandamus filed (Relator)  
2020-08-04 Electronic communication received from Party  


Party Counsel Role
Rivas Trucking Specialty, LLC
Ms. Linda M. Talbot
Mr. Adam Charles Gallegos
Mr. Kirk D. Willis
Flores, Oscar Dagoberto
Mr. Kirk D. Willis
Mr. Adam Charles Gallegos
Ms. Linda M. Talbot
Salsedo, Jose
Ms. Marisol Lopez
Real Party In Interest

Amicus Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
Mr. Roger W. Hughes
Mr. Michael H. Bassett