Memo from David A. Dean, to Governor William P. Clements, Jr., regarding Texas v. Watt, November 1, 1982
Memo from General Counsel David A. Dean, to Governor William P. Clements, Jr., regarding Texas v. Watt, November 1, 1982
Dean, David A. (David Allen), 1948-
Clements, William P., 1917-2011
United States. Department of the Interior
LitigationPetroleum industry and trade--Government policyOffshore oil industry
"Texas Governor Term 1, 1979-1982"
Texas A&M University
Cushing Memorial Library and Archives
"Governor William P. Clements, Jr. Official State Papers, 1st Term, 1979-1983"
General Counsel | 1st term
Texas State library and archives commission
Clements Texas Papers
Office of the Governor MEMO Austin, Texas 7871 1 Phone (512) 475-3021 DATE: November 1, 1982 TO: Governor William P. Clements, Jr. FROM: David Herndon, General Counsel Texas v. Watt RE: \OFFICE OF THE-66V. i_ - 0 m Pki -18,90A °, 1,2 31_4221i , I In the state's lawsuit against the Secretary of the Interior seeking a fair and equitable distribution of OCS lease revenues, docket call was Monday, November 1, and both sides announced "ready." The case is to be for trial Monday, November 8. It appears that there will be no more delays in the trial. The Assistant Attorney General handling the case estimates that the trial will take about a week. The trial is taking place in the federal court in Beaumont, Texas, with Judge Parker presiding. PW:sl DAVID HERNDON General Counsel