Sowder ruled that Leach’s due process rights were not violated when Tech fired him in December of 2009.
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Boyd is currently the chief of staff for the Governor’s Office, where he previously served as general counsel.
In a Texas Supreme Court ruling landowners have ownership interests in water resources beneath their property, a decision which greatly affects statewide water management efforts.
Appeals for both sides were denied by the Texas Supreme Court, which allows Leach to continue in seeking a ruling which shows that Texas Tech did indeed fire him inappropriately.
The Texas Supreme Court Friday requested briefs from Leach’s legal team explaining why Texas Tech is not entitled to sovereign immunity in Leach’s lawsuit against the University for Wrongful Termination and Breach of Contract.