Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code § 17.042. Acts Constituting Business in This State

In addition to other acts that may constitute doing business, a nonresident does business in this state if the nonresident:

(1) contracts by mail or otherwise with a Texas resident and either party is to perform the contract in whole or in part in this state;

(2) commits a tort in whole or in part in this state;  or

(3) recruits Texas residents, directly or through an intermediary located in this state, for employment inside or outside this state.


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