Top Texas Supreme Court Rulings Of 2017: Midyear Report

Law360, Dallas (July 6, 2017, 9:08 PM EDT) -- In its recently concluded term, the Texas Supreme Court gave attorneys nuanced, practical guidance in a string of oil and gas royalty cases, laid out a framework for how trial courts should handle thorny e-discovery disputes and instructed lawyers on when and how it's appropriate to cite Wikipedia as a source.

Texas appellate lawyers say the term, which ended June 30, was marked not by blockbuster opinions but by a steady stream of cases that reflect the court's focus on plain language when it interprets statutes and contracts. About a quarter of the court's docket involved the oil and gas industry,...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!