Skip to main content
Iowa Judicial Branch
Main Content

Case No. 17-1300

Banilla Games, Inc.
v.
Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals

Banilla Games, Inc. (Banilla), a manufacturer of electronic games devices seeking to distribute its systems in Iowa, appeals the district court’s ruling on its petition for judicial review. The district court affirmed the Department of Inspections and Appeals’ (DIA) decision, finding that Banilla was required to register its devices pursuant to Iowa Code section 99B.53(1). Banilla argues that section 99B.53(1) does not apply to its machines because the outcome of the devices is “primarily determined by skill or knowledge.” Banilla argues the DIA erroneously interpreted chapter 99B and committed an unreasonable or arbitrary abuse of discretion.

County:
Polk
Trial Court Case No.:
CVCV053114

Appellants

Banilla Games, Inc.

Appellees

Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals

Attorneys for Appellants

Thomas Locher
Amy Locher

Attorneys for Appellees

David Ranscht
John R. Lundquist

Supreme Court

Oral Argument Schedule

15-15-5

Sep 07, 2018 10:30 AM University of Iowa, College of Law, Levitt Auditorium

Briefs

© 2018 Iowa Judicial Branch. All Rights Reserved.