New Trial Ordered Over San Antonio Stormwater Project

Law360, New York (February 05, 2014, 7:44 PM ET) -- A Texas appellate court on Wednesday reversed a trial court’s judgment awarding $690,000 in remainder damages to Kopplow Development Inc. over potential damage from a drainage system installed by the city of San Antonio and remanded it to the lower court for a new trial.

The Fourth Court of Appeals’ order follows a remand by the Texas Supreme Court that ruled the city of San Antonio could be sued for installing drainage infrastructure that will flood Kopplow’s land during severe storms, even though the flooding has...
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