STORY FROM: Benzene & Emerging Toxic Torts Litigation
Party in Silica-Related Appeal in Texas File Letter in Response to Questions Raised During Oral Argument
December 14, 2015
HOUSTON –– A party involved in a silica-related appeal pending before a Texas Court of Appeals has submitted a supplemental letter addressing questions raised by the court during oral argument, in part explaining that the appellants are seeking injunctive relief against the MDL Court.
According to the Nov. 11 letter, the Texas First District Court of Appeals raised a “number” of jurisdictional questions relating to issues that were not addressed in any briefing submitted prior to the oral arguments, held on Nov. 10.
As such, the court invited the parties to submit supplemental responses to those questions.
The underlying ...