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Update on SCOTX Changes to Rules of Civil Procedure

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Date Published

January 13, 2021


Texas Trial Lawyers Association


Civil Litigation


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The Texas Supreme Court issued final changes to the Rules of Civil Procedure on December 23, 2020. The approved amendments affect Rules 47, 169, 190, 192, 193, 194, and 195 as well as the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure 99, 196, 197, and 198. These changes include raising the limit for expedited actions to $250,000 and changes to the rules on discovery and disclosures. The new rules apply to all actions filed on or after January 1, 2021.

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Lara Brock

Lara Brock is a native of Roanoke, Virginia. She graduated sixth in her class from St. Mary’s University School of Law in May... Read More

Dannick G. Villaseñor-Hernandez

Dannick G. Villaseñor-Hernandez is a native of Weslaco, Texas. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Government and Spanish... Read More

Guy Choate
Webb, Stokes & Sparks

Guy Choate is a partner at Webb, Stokes & Sparks in San Angelo. A TTLA Board Member, Guy served as President during the... Read More

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Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

Update on SCOTX Changes to Rules of Civil Procedure
Update on SCOTX Changes to Rules of Civil Procedure - Presentation
Update on SCOTX Changes to Rules of Civil Procedure - Paper
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