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Nautilus Insurance Company v. Cheran Investments

A-13-0022, Nautilus Insurance Company v. Cheran Investments, LLC, Pinnacle Bank, Michael Perkins d/b/a Perkins & Perkins Co., and Blasini Inc. and Richard Bruno d/b/a Bruno Investments (Appellant)

Douglas County, District Judge Joseph Troia

Attorney for Appellant:  Ryan J. Lewis (Lewis, Pfanstiel & Reed, LLC)

Attorneys for Appellee:  Craig A. Knickerehm and Jonathan M. Brown (Walentine, O’Toole, McQuillan & Gordon, LLP)

Civil Action:  Distribution of insurance proceeds

State v. Chan

A-13-0237, State of Nebraska v. Hokming B. Chan (Appellant)

Lancaster County, District Judge John A. Colborn

Attorney for Appellant:  Robert G. Hays (Deputy Public Defender)

Attorney for Appellee:  Stacy M. Foust (Assistant Attorney General)

Criminal Action:  Possession with Intent to Deliver (Marijuana)

Action Taken by Trial Court: After a jury trial, Chan was convicted of possession with intent to deliver (marijuana), a class III felony. He was sentenced to 2 to 4 years in prison. 

The First State Bank & Trust Company v. Parkview Development, Inc.

A-12-1131, First State Bank (Plaintiff-Appellee) v. Parkview Development, Inc. (Defendant-Appellee) and James A. Davis and Debra A. Davis (Appellants)

Dodge County, District Court Judge Geoffrey Hall

Attorney for Appellants:  James M. Dake

Attorney for Appellee (Parkview Development, Inc.):  John A. Svoboda (Gross & Welch, P.C., L.L.O.)

Attorney for Appellee (First State Bank):  Bradley D. Holtorf (Sidner, Svoboda, Schilke, Thomsen, Holtorf, Boggy, Nick & Placek)

Vandebrug v. Vandebrug

A-13-0029, Cheryl Vandebrug (Appellant) v. Eric Vandebrug

Thurston County, County Court Judge Douglas L. Luebe, serving as a district court judge

Attorney for Appellant:  Scott V. Hahn

Attorney for Appellee:  

Civil Action:  Petition for Domestic Abuse Protection Order

Action Taken by Trial Court:  The district court reviewed the pleadings and dismissed the Appellant’s petition without an evidentiary hearing.

In re Estate of Murphy

A-12-1001, In re Estate of Marilyn Murphy: Patrick Murphy (Appellant) v. Elaine Clemens, Personal Representative

Holt County, County Judge James J. Orr

Attorney for Appellant:  George H. Moyer (Moyer & Moyer)

Attorney for Appellee:  Boyd W. Strope (Strope & Gotschall PC, LLO)

Civil Action:  Probate--Breach of Fiduciary Duty

Action Taken by Trial Court: The county court denied Patrick Murphy’s petition to surcharge the personal representative. 

O'Brien v. Bellevue Public Schools

A-12-0843, Robert O’Brien (Appellant) v. Bellevue Public Schools

Sarpy County, District Judge William B. Zastera

Attorney for Appellant:  Jeremy C. Jorgenson

Attorneys for Appellee:  Laura K. Essay, Kevin R. McManaman, Michael W. Khalili (Knudsen, Berkheimer, Richardson & Endacott, LLP)

Civil Action:  Summary Judgment--Wrongful Termination

Austin v. Timperley

A-12-0933, Barbara A. Austin, by Donald R. Austin her next friend, (Appellant) v. Judith Timperley (Appellee/Cross-Appellant)

Lancaster County, District Court Judge Andrew R. Jacobsen

Attorney for Appellant:  Dale D. Dahlin (Dale D. Dahlin, P.C., L.L.C.)

Attorney for Appellee:  Scott A. Lautenbaugh (Hansen, Lautenbaugh & Buckley, LLP)

Civil Action:  Negligence/Damages

In re Interest of Eli S.

A-13-0331, In re Interest of Eli S., a child under 18 years of age. State of Nebraska v. Tammy S. (Appellant)

Lancaster County, Separate Juvenile Court Judge Reggie L. Ryder

Attorney for Appellant:  Brittani Lewit (Legal Aid of Nebraska)

Attorney for Appellee (State):  Alicia Henderson (County Attorney’s Office)

Attorney for Appellee (Guardian ad Litem):  Julianne Spatz

Juvenile Action:  Termination of parental rights