Jury Verdicts
    Name of Case:
      Dethmers Manuf. Co. v. Automatic Equipment Manuf. Co. C96-4061

    Presiding Judge:
      Judge Mark W. Bennett

    Judges Comments:
      This was a one week trial of the non-patent state law claims. The patent claims are presently on appeal to the Federal Circuit. Both sides had a well-qualified damage expert. The case was exceptionally well tried on both sides.
    Jury Verdict: jury verdict.pdf

    Plaintiff Attorney:
      Dave Tank
      Davis, Brown, Loehn, Shors & Roberts
      2500 Financial Center
      666 Walnut Street
      Des Moines, IA 50309-3993

      Brian J Laurenzo
      Dorsey & Whitney
      801 Grand Avenue
      Suite 3900
      Des Moines, IA 50309

    Defense Attorney:
      Tim Engler
      Harding, Shultz & Downs
      800 Lincoln Square
      PO Box 82028
      121 South 13th Street
      Lincoln, NE 68501-2028

      Donald Schoonover
      Schoonover Law Firm
      4211 Rolling Hills Drive
      Fremont Hills, MO 65714