CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - A Texas appeals panel on July 25 affirmed judgment with regard to claims for negligence and violations of the Deceptive Trade Practices Act (DTPA) against a surplus lines retail agent and a surplus lines managing general agent and rendered that an insured take nothing on its claims (Brannan Paving GP LLC d/b/a Brannan Paving Co. v. Pavement Markings Inc., et al., Nos. 13-11-00005-CV & 13-11-00013-CV, Texas App., 13th Dist.; 2013 Tex. App. LEXIS 9211).