State of Texas 14th Court of Appeals News

14th Court of Appeals reverses summary judgment in National Oilwell Varco case

By Sara McCleary | Oct 9, 2017

HOUSTON – In a decision filed Sept. 21, the 14th Court of Appeals reversed a trial court’s granting of summary judgment in a case accusing National Oilwell Varco (NOV) of negligence.

Appellate court denies Vopak Terminal Deer Park motion for rehearing in contract breach case

By Dee Thompson | Oct 5, 2017

HOUSTON – The Texas 14th Court of Appeals has denied a motion for rehearing in a contract case between an ethanol trade and distributor and a bulk tank storage service.

Appeals court reverses summary judgment against law firm Intervenor

By Sara McCleary | Oct 3, 2017

HOUSTON – A Texas appellate court has reversed a summary judgment against Intervenor, a Texas law firm, in a case over an attorney’s fee award.

Texas' 14th Court of Appeals puts tenant-landlord dispute to rest

By David Hutton | Sep 26, 2017

&&& HOUSTON – Texas’ 14th Court of Appeals has upheld a lower court’s ruling in a man’s breach of contract lawsuit against his former landlord.

14th Court of Appeals sends Tony's Barbeque and Steakhouse settlement dispute back to lower court

By Kacie Whaley | Aug 31, 2017

HOUSTON – The 14th Court of Appeals has reversed rulings made by a Texas district court in a settlement case between a restaurant and a lot owner.

14th Court of Appeals overturns $43.5M workers' comp verdict

By Chris Dickerson | Jul 13, 2017

HOUSTON – Texas’ 14th Court of Appeals has overturned a $43.5 million Brazoria County workers’ comp verdict involving a construction worker who had his leg amputated above the knee.

14th Court of Appeals rules Fairfield Industries can collect license fee from EP Energy

By Chandra Lye | Jul 13, 2017

HOUSTON – A contract dispute in Texas’ oil and gas sector over seismic data has been remanded.

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