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No. 21-0966
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A petition was filed on November 24, 2021. The Court requested full merits briefing on May 27, 2022.

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The Court has not issued any opinions in this case.


Court of Appeals

Appellate District:1st Court of Appeals
Outcome Below:Reverse & Render
COA Docket No.:01-19-00395-CV
Opinion Author:Honorable Julie Countiss

Trial Court

Trial Court:157th District Court
Trial Judge:Honorable Tanya Garrison
Trial Docket:2018-32362

Entries on SCOTX Orders Lists

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Date Event  
2022-08-02 Pet/Rel reply brief on the merits due
2022-07-18 Respondent/Real party in interest brief on the merit due
2022-06-27 Petitioner brief on the merits due

Docket Entries

Date Event Outcome  
2022-06-06 Notice of Appearance  
2022-05-27 Brief on the Merits Requested  
2022-05-12 Notice of Appearance  
2022-04-11 Reply to Response to Petition filed (Petitioner)  
2022-03-31 Motion to Extend Time to File Reply filed  
2022-03-31 MET to file reply disposed of   Filing granted
2022-03-15 Response to Petition (Respondent)  
  This case was waiting for a decision about briefing or a possible grant between January 19, 2022 and March 15, 2022.  
2022-01-19 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response disposed   Filing granted
2022-01-18 Motion for Extension of Time to File Response  
2022-01-14 Supreme Court of Texas Requested Response  
2022-01-13 Amicus Curiae Brief received  
2021-12-14 Case forwarded to Court
2021-12-09 Response Waiver filed  
2021-11-24 Petition for Review (Petitioner)  
2021-11-12 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review filed  
2021-11-12 Motion for Extension of Time to File Petition for Review disposed   Filing granted
2021-11-12 Clerk's Record


Party Counsel Role
Pepper Lawson Horizon International Group, LLC
Timothy Ross
Mr. Robert A. Plessala
Ms. Lauren E. Scroggs
Mr. William Benjamin Westcott
Mr. Paul Green
William Andrews Jr.
Texas Southern University
Mr. Eric Hamilton
The Honorable Warren Kenneth Paxton
Mr. Brent Webster
Ms. Cynthia Ann Morales
Ms. Lesley French Henneke
Mr. Murtaza Sutarwalla
Mark Aaron Levy
Mr. J. R. Schneider Jr.

Amici Curiae

Amicus Curiae Counsel
Associated General Contractors - Texas Building Branch (AGC)
Mr. Don W. Cruse Jr.
Associated Builders and Contractors of Texas, Inc. (ABC of Texas)