THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS v. LOUTZENHISER, 02-0894
In a personal injury case, the plaintiff did not give timely notice of injury under the Texas Tort Claims Act, but did not waive its complaint of no notice by delaying to raise it.
- Argued 01/07/2004
- Decided 07/09/2004
- Published 07/09/2004
Justice HECHT delivered the opinion of the Court, joined by Chief Justice PHILLIPS, Justice OWEN, Justice JEFFERSON, Justice WAINWRIGHT, and Justice BRISTER.
Greg Abbott, Atty. Gen. of Texas, Howard G. Baldwin, First Asst. Atty. Gen. of Texas, Jeffrey S. Boyd, Thompson & Knight, Nelly R. Herrera, Philip A. Lionberger, Brown McCarroll, L.L.P., Barry Ross McBee, Rafael Edward Cruz and Ryan D. Clinton, Austin, for petitioner.
Mary Olga Ferguson, Thompson & Knight, Houston, Michael R. Mitchell, Mitchell Goff & Mitchell, LLP, Philipa Remington, Stinnett Thiebaud & Remington, Dallas, and Thomas H. Bleakley, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI, for respondent.