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Case Number: 1:20-cv-00553-MAC
Judge: Marcia A. Crone
Court: United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas (Jefferson County)
Defendant's Attorney: William Richards Moye, Tanya Niblett White, Urvashi Morolia
Description: Beaumont, TX: Personal injury truck wreck lawyer represented Plaintiff, who sued Defendants on auto negligence theories claiming to have suffered more than $75,000 in injuries and/or damages as a direct result of an accident caused by by Ruiz while driving for Pro Intermodal.
The claims made and defenses asserted are not available for this case.
This case was initially filed in the Orange County District Court, D200936-C, and was removed to federal court by the Defendant.
This was a diversity of citizenship case over which the federal district court had jurisdiction because there is complete diversity of citizenship between the parties and at least $75,000 in damages being claimed and either the plaintiff or the defendant did not wish to litigate the case in the state courts of this state.
Outcome: Agreed Motion to dismiss with prejudice, filed September 23, 2021, this action is dismissed in its entirety, with prejudice. Each party shall bear its own costs of court and attorneys' fees. Signed by District Judge Marcia A. Crone on 9/28/2021. (bjc, ) (Entered: 09/29/2021)
Settled for an undisclosed sum and dismissed with prejudice.