On Appeal from the 157th District Court Harris County, Texas Trial Court Cause No. 2012-56213
On December 11, 2013, the parties filed a joint motion to abate the appeal to permit the parties to finalize a settlement agreement. The motion is granted. Accordingly, we issue the following order.
The court ORDERS the appeal abated until January 17, 2014. The court ORDERS the parties to file a motion to dismiss the appeal, other dispositive motion, or a motion for additional time to file the dispositive motion, within ten days from the conclusion of the abatement period.
The appeal is ABATED, treated as a closed case, and removed from this court's active docket until January 17, 2014, at which time the appeal will be reinstated. The court will also consider an appropriate motion to reinstate the appeal filed by any party. Any party may also file a motion to dismiss the appeal or other dispositive motion at any ...