Tag Archives: Iowa Supreme Court

Shareholder Frustration – Iowa’s Standard for Minority Shareholder Oppression PART II

On June 14, 2013, the Iowa Supreme Court published its opinion in John R. Baur vs. Baur Farms, Inc. and Robert F. Baur, (No. 11-0601) (June 14, 2013).  A very short recap of the facts are as follows:  Baur Inc. was a family farm … Continue reading

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Does Your Business’ Information Qualify for Protection as a Trade Secret? The Iowa Supreme Court Explains.

On July 27, 2012 the Iowa Supreme Court published its opinion in Iowa Film Production Services et al. v. Iowa Department of Economic Development, No. 10-1719 (July 27, 2012).  The Iowa Film opinion addresses several issues, including how Iowa courts define trade … Continue reading

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Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice, Mark S. Cady, Delivers the 2012 State of the Judiciary

On January 11, 2012, Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice, Mark S. Cady, delivered the Condition of the Judiciary.  The full text from the Condition of the Judiciary can be found here.

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The Business Judgment Rule – a December 2011 Iowa Supreme Court Opinion

On December 16, 2011, the Iowa Supreme Court published its opinion in Robert Oberbillig et al. v. West Grand Towers Condominium Association, click here for the opinion. The case involved a legal question regarding whether the business judgment rule applies to actions of … Continue reading

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