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COVID-19 and the date and location of a party deposition

In re Berrenberg, No. 08-20-00104-CV, 2020 WL 4218795 (Tex. App.-El Paso 7/23/20, orig. proceeding) shows the effect of the COVID-19 epidemic on a discovery-dispute familiar to any litigator – the…

Coronavirus is not a substitute for a supersedeas bond.

Judgment-debtor requested a writ of mandamus requiring a trial court to vacate post-judgment discovery and deposition. Judgment-debtor “claim[ed] that compelling her compliance with post judgment discovery will endanger her health,”…

Coronavirus does not excuse a delay of ten months.

Where there “is no dispute that realtor’s motions [to dismiss and for summary judgment] were properly filed” on June 7, 2019, and the real parties in interest “referenced the challenges…