Judge Mark W. Bennett
Conflict List

Pursuant to this court's policy of disclosing relationships that pose potential or actual conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise, Judge Mark W. Bennett will not be handling cases involving:

Lawyers and Law Firms:
  • Babich, Goldman, Cashatt & Renzo, PC - Des Moines, IA
  • Mohummed Sadden (aka Mel from L.A)
  • Brett Trout
  • Tom Foley (Spies, Pavelich, & Foley Law Firm - Iowa City)

Conflicted Entities:
  • AIM International Small Company Fund
  • Alliance Bernstein International Value Fund
  • Allianz Global Investors
  • ANTX, Inc.
  • Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.
  • Buffalo Funds
  • Cambiar Opportunity Fund Portfolio
  • Cisco Systems
  • Excelsior Value & Restructuring Fund
  • FBR
  • Harding, Loevner Funds, Inc.– Emerging Markets Portfolio
  • Hennessy Funds
  • IBM
  • JDS Uniphase Corp.
  • Mathew Pacific Tiger Fund
  • Michael’s Stores
  • Mike Carroll
  • Neurberger Berman Partner’s Trust
  • Oakmark Equity & Income Fund
  • Rainier Funds
  • Schwab Co.
  • Surebeam, Corp.
  • TCW Value Opportunities Fund
  • Wasatch Funds
Persons having knowledge that a case has been assigned to Judge Mark W. Bennett involving an entity or individual described above, or one related thereto, should immediately notify the Clerk of Court in writing of the potential conflict..