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December 26, 2014

Amended: March 10, 2015 in the Interest of J.C., Minor Child. D.C., Father

Amended March 9, 2015 Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. Robert Allan Wright Jr.

December 19, 2014

Courtney M. Kay-Decker, Director, Iowa Department of Revenue vs. Iowa State Board of Tax Review and Cable One, Inc.

Northeast Community School District vs. Easton Valley Community School District

Denison Municipal Utilities vs. Iowa Workers' Compensation Commissioner

State of Iowa vs. Warren William Lovell

December 12, 2014

Amended February 23, 2015 Luana Savings Bank vs. Pro-Build Holdings, Inc. and United Building Centers

Amended February 23, 2015 Rosauer Corporation vs. Sapp Development, L.L.C.; Todd Sapp; Whispering Creek, L.L.C.; and W.C. Development, Inc.

Amended February 24, 2015 State of Iowa vs. Mark Aaron Thompson

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. Seth Eugene Baldwin

December 5, 2014

Amended February 10, 2015 State of Iowa vs. Patrick Michael Dudley

Amended February 23, 2015 State of Iowa vs. Matthew Eugene Brown

Amended February 23, 2015 State of Iowa vs. Jose Fernando Jaquez Sr.

November 21, 2014

In the Interest of D.S., Minor Child. D.S., Minor Child

State of Iowa vs. David Joseph Hellstern

In the Interest of A.M., Minor Child. Heather Thomas, Subpoenaed Witness

November 14, 2014

Amended January 29, 2015 State of Iowa vs. Jabari Lamar Walker

November 7, 2014

Shelby County Cookers, L.L.C., an Iowa Limited Liability Company vs. Utility Consultants International, Inc., a Michigan Corporation

October 31, 2014

Alta Vista Properties, LLC vs. Mauer Vision Center, PC

October 24, 2014

State of Iowa vs. Zachariah J. Rogerson

October 17, 2014

Gits Manufacturing Company and St. Paul Travelers Insurance Company vs. Deborah Frank

September 12, 2014

Amended December 11, 2014 in the Matter of Emily Susan Dean, District Associate Court Judge. On Application of the Iowa

September 5, 2014

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. Richard Clay Mendez

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. David S. Kelsen

July 18, 2014

State of Iowa vs. Gabriel Detrace Taylor

Amended September 30, 2014 State of Iowa vs. Andre Jerome Lyle Jr.

Amended December 2, 2014 Linda Pippen, Et Al., on Behalf of Themselves and All Others Similarly Situated vs. The State of Iowa, Et Al., and All Other Agencies Similarly Situated in Using the Hiring and Promotion of Administrative Services

Amended October 15, 2014 State of Iowa vs. Justin Dean Short

Dennis L. Smith vs. Iowa State University of Science and Technology and State of Iowa

Amended December 3, 2014 State of Iowa vs. Patrick Edouard

June 27, 2014

Amended September 23, 2014 Palmer College of Chiropractic vs. Davenport Civil Rights Commission and Aaron Cannon

John Goodpaster vs. Schwan's Home Service, Inc. and Todd Swanson, Individually and in His Corporate Capacity

Amended November 13, 2014 Russell Phillips vs. Chicago Central & Pacific Railroad Company, a Delaware Corporation

June 20, 2014

Jane Doe vs. New London Community School District

Amended September 4, 2014 State of Iowa vs. Nathan Daniel Olsen

June 13, 2014

Amended August 26, 2014 State of Iowa vs. Ricky Lee Putman

Amended August 25, 2014 Nick Rhoades vs. State of Iowa

Beth A. Madden, Plaintiff, vs. City of Iowa City

Laurie Freeman, Sharon Mockmore, Beccy Boysel, Gary D. Boysel, Linda L. Goreham, Gary R. Goreham, Kelcey Brackett, and Bobbie Lynn Weatherman vs. Grain Processing Corporation

Polk County Board of Review vs. Village Green Co-Op, Inc.

June 6, 2014

In the Matter of the Estate of Glen A. Waterman, Deceased Jingles Ti-Okay Waterman

Amended August 20, 2014 Christopher J. Godfrey vs. State of Iowa; Terry Branstad, Governor of the State of Iowa, Individually and in His Official Capacity; Kimberly Reynolds, Lieutenant Governor of the State of Iowa, Individually and in Her Official Capacity; Jeff Boeyink, Chief of Staff to the Governor of the State of Iowa, Individually and in His Official Capacity; Brenna Findley, Legal Counsel to

In the Interest of A.J.M., Minor Child. State of Iowa

May 30, 2014

Tunis E. Den Hartog, Shirley Ann Schweertman, Leonard G. Lybbert, James Edward Schuman, Michael J. Mac, Mary Ellen Molinaro, William James Robert, and Mark D. Fisher vs. City of Waterloo

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. Kathryn S. Barnhill

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. Lori Jo Kieffer-Garrison

May 23, 2014

Hawkeye Land Company vs. Iowa Utilities Board

Velma J. Hussemann, by Her Next Friend and Attorney-In-Fact Marcella D. Ritter vs. Herbert J. Hussemann Jr. And Robert J. Hussemann, as Trustees of the Herbert J. Hussemann Inter Vivos Trust Agreement, Dated June 3, 1991

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. John Michael Carter

May 16, 2014

Amended August 21, 2014 Rick Bertrand vs. Rick Mullin and the Iowa Democratic Party

State of Iowa vs. Tony Gene Lukins

May 9, 2014

State of Iowa vs. Brian M. Kennedy

Alan Asher and Larysa Asher, as Parents and Next Friends of Alexandra Asher, a Minor, and Alan Asher and Larysa Asher, Individually vs. OB-GYN Specialists, P.C., and Anthony A. Onuigbo, M.D.

Nicole Lara Shumate vs. Drake University A/K/A Drake University Law School

AFSCME Iowa Council 61 vs. Iowa Public Employment Relations Board

Edward P. Hagen vs. Siouxland Obstetrics & Gynecology, P.C., an Iowa Corporation, Paul J. Eastman, Tauhni T. Hunt, and Angela J. Aldrich

May 2, 2014

Amended Opinion August 21, 2014 State of Iowa vs. Craig E. Harrison

Dennis H. Hagenow and Rosalee A. Hagenow vs. American Family Mutual Insurance Company

David P. Garr Jr. And Julie A. Garr vs. City of Ottumwa, Iowa

April 25, 2014

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. William S. Morris

In the Interest of J.S. & N.S., Minor Children, A.S., Mother

April 18, 2014

In the Matter of the Guardianship and Conservatorship of Stuart Kennedy (Involuntary) Stuart Kennedy vs. Maria Kennedy

April 15, 2014

Amended August 21, 2014 Ned Chiodo vs. The Section 43.24 Panel Consisting of: Secretary of State Matthew Schultz, Auditor of State Mary Mosiman and Attorney General Thomas Miller

April 11, 2014

State of Iowa vs. Patrick Ryan Nicoletto

State of Iowa vs. Darrell Allen Showens

April 4, 2014

The Village at White Birch Town Homeowners Association vs. Norandex Building Materials Distribution, Inc., RBM-II, L.C., and Wolf Construction Commericial, Inc.

Tammy Smith vs. State of Iowa

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. James Stephen Conroy

March 31, 2014

Jonathan Narcisse vs. Matt Schultz, in His Official Capacity as Iowa Secretary of State

March 28, 2014

Diean Sabin vs. Ivan Ackerman

Tina Lee vs. State of Iowa and Polk County Clerk of Court

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. Mason James Ouderkirk

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. Ronald L. Ricklefs

March 21, 2014

State of Iowa vs. Aki Malik Ross

State of Iowa vs. Tommy Gines, Jr.

State of Iowa vs. Randy Mitchell Copenhaver

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. Jeffrey K. McGinness

March 14, 2014

Teresa Karen Bearinger vs. Iowa Department of Transportation, Motor Vehicle Division

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. Aaron J. Thomas

March 7, 2014

In RE the Marriage of Travis Sisson and Alfronia Sisson Upon the Petition of Travis Sisson

Bank of America, N.A., as Successor by Merger to Bac Home Loans Servicing, L.P. F/K/A Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, LP vs. Scott A. Schulte and Marisel Del Valle A/K/A Maritza I. Del Valle

Mike Brooks, Inc., and Great West Casualty Co. vs. James David House

February 28, 2014

John Giza vs. BNSF Railway Company

Rent-A-Center, Inc. vs. Iowa Civil Rights Commission

February 21, 2014

Edwin Allen III and Melissa D. Allen vs. Dallas County Board of Review

In the Interest of A.M., Minor Child, A.M., Father

February 14, 2014

State of Iowa vs. Anthony Allen Hoeck

State of Iowa, Plaintiff, vs. Iowa District Court for Story County

February 12, 2014

Edward Crowell vs. State Public Defender vs. Iowa District Court for Linn County

February 7, 2014

Dennis H. Hagenow and Rosalee A. Hagenow vs. Betty L. Schmidt

January 31, 2014

Star Equipment, LTD. vs. State of Iowa, Iowa Department of Transportation

January 24, 2014

In RE the Marriage of Melissa Jo Mihm and Scott Anthony Mihm, Upon the Petition of Melissa Jo Mihm N/K/A Melissa Jo Weber

January 17, 2014

State of Iowa vs. Marshaun Jordan Merrett

January 10, 2014

Esad Osmic vs. Nationwide Agribusiness Insurance Company

In the Matter of the Estate of Arnold Melby, Deceased Iowa

A. David Ostrem, Sr. vs. Prideco Secure Loan Fund, LP

January 3, 2014

State of Iowa vs. David Lee Miller

Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board vs. David L. Strand

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