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Error Preservation in Texas Civil Cases, May 9, 2022

May 9, 2022 Dearly Beloved: Don’t pay the ransom, I’ve escaped.  The pesky day job kept getting in the way.  🙂 Table of Contents Subject matter jurisdiction–typically a complaint that can be raised anytime, but sometimes failing to raise that complaint in parental right termination cases, concerning the trial court taking too long to terminate …

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Error Preservation in Texas Civil Cases, March 9, 2022

March 9, 2022 Dearly Beloved: Lots of activity this last week, including the Texas Supreme Court’s extensive discussion about what qualifies as a ruling on an objection to summary judgment evidence, and a couple of courts talking about when complaints were sufficiently specific: Table of Contents Courts don’t often address the specificity of the complaint, …

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Error Preservation in Texas Civil Cases, February 28, 2022

February 28, 2022 Dearly Beloved: Table of Contents While there may be a conflict among the courts of appeals, here is one court which recently held that a post-dismissal motion is not necessary to complain about death penalty sanctions (assuming you complained about the same before the sanctions were imposed) Death Penalty Sanctions (Discovery) Your …

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Error Preservation in Texas Civil Cases, February 18, 2022

February 18, 2022 Dearly Beloved: There are a relatively few preservation decisions this week, allowing us to contemplate each more fully.  Or, alternatively, adjourn to the basketball game earlier. Table of Contents Though there is a split of authority, most courts hold that your opponent can first complaint on appeal that a temporary injunction order …

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