• In re Calkins

    Publication Date: 2019-06-10
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Trusts and Estates
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Landau
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 01-18-00160-CV

    After the death of Mary Calkins, her estate's court-appointed administrator requested her son and his attorney provide certain information for preparation of Mary's final individual and the estate's income tax returns and the son refused.

  • Hughes v. Giammanco

    Publication Date: 2019-06-10
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Civil Procedure | Discovery
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Landau
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 01-18-00771-CV

    Appellant, Hughes, was the subject of a petition for pre-suit discovery filed by her former boss, Giammanco, who sought her deposition to investigate whether she was the source of rumors that he committed sexual misconduct in the workplace.

  • Grimes County v. Harvey

    Publication Date: 2019-04-01
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Real Estate | Tax
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Landau
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 01-18-00305-CV

    In 2016, appellant initiated a reapplication process to stop taxing appellee's 91 acres at a reduced rate for agricultural lands because it appeared the land was no longer being used for that purpose.

  • In The Interest Of JGS

    Publication Date: 2019-03-25
    Practice Area: Civil Appeals | Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Landau
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 01-18-00844-CV

    Rita Ann Sims, the grandmother of J.G.S., had been the sole managing conservator of J.G.S and she petitioned to terminate the parental rights of her son, Paul Cooper, the biological father of J.G.S., and the mother in order to adopt the child.