Court of Appeals of Texas, Fifth District, Dallas
MICHAEL DREW, GOVERNMENT ENERGY MANAGEMENT, LLC, ET AL., Appellants
ELUMENUS LIGHTING CORPORATION, INC., Appellee
On Appeal from the 199th Judicial District Court Collin County, Texas Trial Court Cause No. 199-02318-2013.
Before Chief Justice Wright and Justices Lang-Miers and Brown.
ELIZABETH LANG-MIERS, JUSTICE.
This is an interlocutory appeal from an order denying appellants' special appearance. See Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code Ann. § 51.014(a)(7) (West 2013). Pursuant to Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code section 51.014(b), the commencement of trial pending resolution of the appeal is stayed. See id. 51.014(b). By motion filed December 20, 2013, appellants seek to expand the stay to "all" proceedings in the trial court, including discovery. Appellee opposes the motion.
We GRANT the motion and STAY all further proceedings in the trial court, including discovery, pending resolution of the appeal or further order of this Court. See Tex. R. App. P. 29.3; Oryx Capital Int'l, Inc. v. Sage Apartments, 167 S.W.3d 432, 436-37 (Tex. App.—San Antonio 2005, no pet.); Lacefield v. Elec. ...