Texas Court Says Affidavit Ruling Needed Before Appeal

Law360, Dallas (June 27, 2013, 8:03 PM EDT) -- An en banc Texas appeals court on Thursday said litigants who want to challenge whether an affidavit establishes personal knowledge of the facts must object and get a ruling from a trial judge to raise the question on appeal, in a trade secrets dispute involving two tour guide companies.

In a 4-3 decision, the 14th Court of Appeals held a group of sightseeing companies operating as OnBoard Tours could not challenge a trial judge’s ruling that Texas courts lack jurisdiction over a rival company, IGuide Tours...
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