Federal Class Action Rule’s Riparian Comment Doesn’t Help Would-Be Texas Class

Mealey's (June 17, 2015, 8:41 AM EDT) -- AMARILLO, Texas — A comment about riparian rights in the federal class action rule did not stop a Texas appeals court on Nov. 26, 2014, from affirming denial of class certification in a riverbed boundary dispute (Jimmy Glen Riemer, et al. v. The State of Texas, et al., No. 07-10-00037-CV, Texas App., 7th Dist., Amarillo; 2014 Tex. App. LEXIS 12851).

(Opinion available. Document #95-141211-002Z.)

Jimmy Glen Riemer, Richard Coon Jr., the June Coon Trust, the Johnson Borger Ranch Partnership and Montford Johnson III filed a class...
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