Supreme Court of Texas Blog

Recent Opinions

 

These are recent decisions of the Court. For completeness, this list includes those for which a motion for rehearing has been filed.

Docket Case Name Decision Date
20-0366 ELEPHANT INSURANCE COMPANY, LLC v. LORRAINE KENYON, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF THEODORE KENYON 2022-04-22
20-0681 COLUMBIA VALLEY HEALTHCARE SYSTEM L.P. D/B/A VALLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER v. A.M.A., A MINOR, BY AND THROUGH HIS MOTHER, ANA RAMIREZ, AS NEXT FRIEND AND ANA RAMIREZ, INDIVIDUALLY 2022-04-22
20-0857 JBRICE HOLDINGS, L.L.C., AND 231 W. TRIOAKS LANE, AN INDIVIDUAL SERIES OF JBRICE HOLDINGS, L.L.C. v. WILCREST WALK TOWNHOMES ASSOCIATION, INC. 2022-04-22
20-0922 YOUVAL ZIVE v. JEFFREY R. SANDBERG AND PALMER & MANUEL, P.L.L.C. F/K/A PALMER & MANUEL, L.L.P. 2022-04-22
21-0127 IN RE G.S. 2022-04-22
21-0165 IN RE WHATABURGER RESTAURANTS LLC 2022-04-22
21-0441 CHG HOSPITAL BELLAIRE, LLC; CHG EMPLOYEE HOLDING, LLC; AND CHG HOSPITAL HOUSTON, LLC v. SEKETA JOHNSON 2022-04-22
20-0940 TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES v. N.J. 2022-04-22
20-0932 TRANSCOR ASTRA GROUP S.A., ET AL. v. PETROBRAS AMERICA INC., ET AL. 2022-04-29
20-0657 E.D., A MINOR, BY AND THROUGH HER PARENTS, B.O. AND D.D., AS NEXT FRIENDS v. TEXAS HEALTH CARE, P.L.L.C. AND TIMOTHY J. JONES, D.O. 2022-05-06
20-0727 TERISA TAYLOR v. CARL TOLBERT, NIZZERA KIMBALL AND VIVIAN ROBBINS 2022-05-06
20-0945 IN RE CENTRAL OREGON TRUCK COMPANY, INC. AND DAVID HUPP 2022-05-06
20-0309 CITY OF BAYTOWN v. ALAN SCHROCK 2022-05-13
20-0687 KENNETH L. BERRY, INDIVIDUALLY; KENNETH L. BERRY, AS TRUSTEE OF THE BERRY DYNASTY TRUST; KENNETH L. BERRY, TRUSTEE IN A DERIVATIVE CAPACITY FOR FLYING BULL RANCH, LTD.; AND CHELSEA NICHOLE BRIERS v. DENNIS W. BERRY; MARVIN G. BERRY; ALLEN L. BERRY; FB RANCH, LLC; BERRY GP, INC. D/B/A BERRY CONTRACTING, INC.; BERRY CONTRACTING, LP D/B/A BAY, LTD.; AND BERRY RANCHES, LLC 2022-05-13
20-0977 EX PARTE K.T. v. K.T. 2022-05-13
21-0124 STEPHEN L. MITCHELL, JANIE MITCHELL BELEW, LISA MITCHELL SEIGMANN, AND LINDA MITCHELL STAPLETON v. MAP RESOURCES, INC., PECOS BEND ROYALTIES, LLP, PBR PROPERTIES JOINT VENTURES, AND TOMMY VASCOCU 2022-05-13
21-0238 PEDIATRICS COOL CARE, ET AL. v. GINGER THOMPSON, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS THE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF A.W.(DECEASED), AND BRAD WASHINGTON 2022-05-13
21-0326 EDWARD JAMES MITSCHKE, JR., INDIVIDUALLY AND AS A REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF CODY MITSCHKE, DECEASED v. MARIDA FAVIA DEL CORE BORROMEO AND BLACKJACK RANCH, L.L.E., LLC 2022-05-13
22-0229 IN RE GREG ABBOTT IN HIS OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF TEXAS; JAIME MASTERS IN HER OFFICIAL CAPACITY AS COMMISSIONER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES; AND THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES 2022-05-13
20-0079 JAMES CONSTRUCTION GROUP, LLC AND PRIMORIS SERVICES CORPORATION v. WESTLAKE CHEMICAL CORPORATION 2022-05-20
21-0036 THOMAS BRANDON PERTHUIS v. BAYLOR MIRACA GENETICS LABORATORIES, LLC 2022-05-20
21-0049 PAPE PARTNERS, LTD., GLENN R. PAPE AND KENNETH W. PAPE v. DRR FAMILY PROPERTIES LP 2022-05-20
21-0173 BUILDER RECOVERY SERVICES, LLC v. THE TOWN OF WESTLAKE, TEXAS 2022-05-20
21-0065 STEPHEN STELLY v. JOHN E. DELOACH, INDIVIDUALLY, JOHN E. DELOACH AS GENERAL PARTNER OF JOHN E. DELOACH FAMILY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, AND JOHN E. DELOACH FAMILY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP 2022-04-08
20-0517 U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR RESIDENTIAL ASSET MORTGAGE PRODUCTS, INC., MORTGAGE ASSET-BACKED PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-EFC2 v. DENNIS MOSS 2022-02-25
20-0328 IN THE GUARDIANSHIP OF JAMES E. FAIRLEY 2022-03-04
19-0872 MEMORIAL HERMANN HEALTH SYSTEM v. MIGUEL A. GOMEZ, III, M.D. AND MIGUEL A. GOMEZ, M.D., P.A. 2022-04-22
20-0898 ROSETTA RESOURCES OPERATING, LP v. KEVIN MARTIN, JAMIE MARTIN, AND ASHLEY LUSK 2022-05-06
20-0682 SUNCHASE IV HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC. AND BOARD v. DAVID ATKINSON 2022-04-08
20-0384 IN RE CHRISTIANSON AIR CONDITIONING & PLUMBING, LLC AND CONTINENTAL HOMES OF TEXAS, LP 2022-02-04
20-0639 NETTYE ENGLER ENERGY, LP v. BLUESTONE NATURAL RESOURCES II, LLC 2022-02-04
21-0245 IN THE INTEREST OF C.L.E.E.G., A CHILD 2022-02-04
21-0360 IN THE INTEREST OF M.P., A CHILD 2022-02-04
19-1108 TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY AND DOS REPÚBLICAS COAL PARTNERSHIP v. MAVERICK COUNTY, CITY OF EAGLE PASS, ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND, WALTER HERRING, ERNESTO IBARRA, GABRIEL DE LA CERDA, MIKE HERNANDEZ, BOULWARE AND ANSON FAMILY, LTD., AND MAVERICK COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL AND PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION 2022-02-11
20-0033 PHARR-SAN JUAN-ALAMO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT v. TEXAS POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS PROPERTY/CASUALTY JOINT SELF INSURANCE FUND 2022-02-11
20-0354 CENTERPOINT ENERGY RESOURCES CORP. v. FERNANDO RAMIREZ AND MINERVA RAMIREZ 2022-02-11
21-0232 MONROE GUARANTY INSURANCE COMPANY, A MEMBER OF THE FCCI INSURANCE GROUP v. BITCO GENERAL INSURANCE CORPORATION, FORMERLY KNOWN AS BITUMINOUS CASUALTY CORPORATION 2022-02-11
19-1144 CITY OF SAN ANTONIO v. JIMMY MASPERO AND REGINA MASPERO, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NEXT FRIENDS OF W.M., W.M., W.M., DECEASED, AND W.M., DECEASED, MINOR CHILDREN 2022-02-18
20-0293 CITY OF SAN ANTONIO v. ARMANDO D. RIOJAS 2022-02-18
20-0694 IN RE LCS SP, LLC D/B/A SIGNATURE POINTE SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY, ASPECT LCS LEASING SP, LLC, AND LCS DALLAS OPERATIONS, LLC 2022-02-25
20-0802 LAKE JACKSON MEDICAL SPA, LTD., ROBERT YARISH, AND JAMIE GUTZMAN v. ERIKA GAYTAN 2022-02-25
20-0507 FIELDTURF USA, INC. AND ALTECH, INC. v. PLEASANT GROVE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 2022-03-04
21-0727 MAXIM CRANE WORKS, L.P. v. ZURICH AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY 2022-03-04
20-0451 ENERGEN RESOURCES CORPORATION v. BRYCE J. WALLACE, ELITE DRILLERS CORPORATION, AND UNITED FIRE & CASUALTY AND ITS PARENT, UNITED FIRE GROUP, INC. 2022-03-11
20-0505 IN RE EAGLERIDGE OPERATING, LLC 2022-03-11
22-0033 WHOLE WOMAN'S HEALTH, ET AL. v. JUDGE AUSTIN REEVE JACKSON; PENNY CLARKSTON; MARK LEE DICKSON; STEPHEN BRINT CARLTON; KATHERINE A. THOMAS; CECILE ERWIN YOUNG; ALLISON VORDENBAUMEN BENZ; KEN PAXTON 2022-03-11
20-0273 CADENCE BANK, N.A. v. ROY J. ELIZONDO III AND ROY J. ELIZONDO III, PLLC 2022-03-18
20-0369 SANDRIDGE ENERGY, INC. v. JOHN BARFIELD AND TANA BARFIELD, WIFE, INDIVIDUALLY, AND JOHN BARFIELD AND TANA BARFIELD AS NEXT FRIENDS OF C.B. AND K.B., MINOR CHILDREN 2022-03-18
20-0782 BABY DOLLS TOPLESS SALOONS, INC., BURCH MANAGEMENT COMPANY, INC., BDS RESTAURANT, INC., AND TTNA, INC. v. GILBERT SOTERO, AS THE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF STEPHANIE SOTERO HERNANDEZ, EDUVIGES CHAPA III AS NEXT FRIEND OF A.C.C., A MINOR, AND IVAN HERNANDEZ, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF STEPHANIE SOTERO HERNANDEZ, DECEASED 2022-03-18
21-0893 IN RE STEVEN HOTZE, M.D., HON. SID MILLER, GERRY MONROE, RANDOLPH PRICE, ALAN HARTMAN, ALAN VERA, AND GREGORY BLUME 2022-03-18
20-0462 SIRIUS XM RADIO, INC. v. GLENN HEGAR, COMPTROLLER OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS AND KEN PAXTON, ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF TEXAS 2022-03-25
20-0725 PATRICK VON DOHLEN, BRIAN GRECO, KEVIN JASON KHATTAR, MICHAEL KNUFFKE, AND DANIEL PETRI v. CITY OF SAN ANTONIO 2022-04-01