MAJOR BREAKING NEWS! U.S. Court of Appeals for Fifth Circuit in New Orleans rules anti-monopoly lawsuit against San Jacinto River Authority to proceed

MAJOR BREAKING NEWS! U.S. Court of Appeals for Fifth Circuit in New Orleans rules anti-monopoly lawsuit against San Jacinto River Authority to proceed

Image: That Water Works is part of the original Parker Brothers game of Monopoly obviously portended the monopolization through regulation of the Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District to benefit the San Jacinto River Authority’s surface water sales. MAJOR BREAKING NEWS! The Golden Hammer Staff Reports New Orleans and Conroe, August 3 – The United States […]

Quadvest utility company criticizes Groundwater Management Area 14 proposed regional groundwater regulations

Publisher’s Note: The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper, obtained a copy of the letter from Quadvest, L.P., a major local utility company and groundwater producer, to Groundwater Management Area 14 (GMA 14) of the Texas Water Development Board. GMA is the regional regulatory body overseeing groundwater conservation districts, including the Lone Star Groundwater Conservation […]

United States District Judge orders anti-monopoly lawsuit against San Jacinto River Authority to proceed, especially after SJRA argued that its actions were purposefully anti-competitive

United States District Judge orders anti-monopoly lawsuit against San Jacinto River Authority to proceed, especially after SJRA argued that its actions were purposefully anti-competitive

Image: While Monopoly is a fun game, it’s against the law to monopolize under the federal Sherman Antitrust Act, the basis of Quadvest, L.P.’s and Woodland Oak Utility’s lawsuit against the San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA). It’s unclear whether Parker Brothers sought to depict SJRA General Manager Jace Houston in the picture in the middle […]

Quadvest files federal antitrust lawsuit against San Jacinto River Authority

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, November 15 – Quadvest Water and Sewer Utility issued the following statement late Friday, November 15, 2019: “Quadvest has filed a federal antitrust lawsuit against the San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA) due to their illegal and criminal behavior. Rather than focus on their primary mission of flood control, SJRA has spent the […]

Quadvest President Sequeira Thanks Governor Abbott for Serious Proposals to Protect Property Owners Rights from Special Purpose District Abuses

Magnolia, February 8 – Simon Sequeira, President of Quadvest Water and Sewer Utility, a major private groundwater producer in Montgomery, has thanked Governor Greg Abbott for the Governor’s serious proposals during the 85th Texas Legislature to protect the property rights of landowners in Montgomery County and elsewhere from special purpose district abuses. In a statement […]

BREAKING NEWS: Court of Appeals Rules That Large Groundwater Producers May Challenge Regulations of Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District

Beaumont, February 2 – In a major victory for water users in Montgomery County, the Ninth Court of Appeals at Beaumont ruled that large water producers may challenge the validity and reasonableness of the Lone Star Groundwater Conservative District’s (LSGCD) rules under the Texas Water Code and the Texas Declaratory Judgments Act. The opinion, which […]