Texas High Court Asked To Allow $8M Building Seizure

Law360, Houston (June 4, 2013, 5:58 PM EDT) -- Property tax consulting firm Patrick O’Connor & Associates LP told the Texas Supreme Court on Friday that a trial court should not have tossed a default judgment enabling it to seize a former client’s $8 million building following a billing dispute.

In a petition for review filed with the high court, O’Connor claims it satisfied Texas law by making a reasonable effort to notify Wang Investment Networks Inc. of the suit before the default was entered but that a trial court nonetheless tossed the award after...
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