Legal
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Statute of Limitations
on Foreign Judgments in Texas

- a case study -

Cause No. D-n-GN-0n-00nnnn
Some County District Court, Some Judicial District
Plaintiff vs. Defendant

 

COMMENTARY
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Table of Documents, Procedures, Rules, and Citations

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Item

Authority

PLAINTIFF

COURT

DEFENDANT

CITATION

1

35.003

Authenticated Copy of
Foreign Judgment Order

24 Aug 1999

 

 

 

2

35.004

Affidavit in Support of Filing
Foreign Judgment

24 Aug 1999

 

 

 

3

35.004

Notice of Filing
Foreign Judgment

24 Aug 1999

 

 

 

4

Rule

Certificate of Service

15 Sep 1999

 

 

 

5

16.066 (b)

 

 

Objection to Filing
Foreign Judgment

22 Sep 1999

 

6   Letter Request for Abstract of
Texas Judgment
28 Sep 1999
     
7

 

 

 

Motion for
Summary Judgment

24 Oct 1999

 

8

 

 

 

Documents in Support of Motion for
Summary Judgment

4 Nov 1909

 

9

 

 

 

Additional Documents in Support of Motion for Summary Judgment

9 Nov 1999

 

10

 

 

 

Affidavit of Service
on Defendant

in Support of Motion
for Summary Judgment

10 Nov 1999

 

11

 

 

Hearing
24 Nov 1999

 

 

12

 

 

 

Notice of
Rescheduled Hearing
24 Nov 1999

 

13

 

Plaintiff's Nonsuit
Without Prejudice
16 Dec 1999

 

 

 

14

 

 

 

Motion to Quash
Plaintiff's Nonsuit

28 Dec 1999

 

15

 

 

Hearing
5 Jan 2000

 

 

16

 

Plaintiff's Nonsuit
Without Prejudice
5 Jan 2000

 

 

 

17

 

Plaintiff's Nonsuit
With Prejudice
7Jan 2000

 

 

 

18

 

 

ORDER
12 Jan 2000

 

 

      -  refers to a section of the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code

  Rule - refers to a rule of the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure

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