The following cases were recently filed in the Washington-area district courts. This information is provided by the district courts' official online bulletins.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Jack's Canoes & Kayaks LLC v. National Park Service
(No. 13-CV-00130, January 31)
Assigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. Declaratory judgment. Attorney for plaintiff: Charles Camp, Law Offices of Charles H. Camp, Washington.
Addax Petroleum NZE Inc. v. Alex Stewart International LLC
(No. 13-CV-00138, February 1)
Assigned to Judge Rosemary Collyer. Diversity: breach of contract. Demand: $75,000. Attorney for plaintiff: David Raim, Chadbourne & Parke, Washington.
Hosch v. BAE Systems Information Solutions Inc.
(No. 13-CV-00146, February 5)
Assigned to Judge Reggie Walton. False Claims Act. Demand: $9.999 million. Attorney for plaintiff: Adam Augustine Carter, The Employment Law Group, Washington.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN GREENBELT, MD.
CoStar Realty Information Inc. v. Tran
(No. 13-CV-00322, January 30)
Assigned to Judge Alexander Williams Jr. Copyright infringement. Attorneys for plaintiff: Matthew Oppenheim and Scott Zebrak, Oppenheim + Zebrak, Washington.
Jones v. Gourmet Kitchen Inc.
(No. 13-CV-00349, February 1)
Assigned to Chief Judge Deborah Chasanow. Petition for removal. Diversity: tort/motor vehicle. Demand: $500,000. Attorney for plaintiff: Keith Watters, Keith Watters & Associates, Washington. Attorney for defendants: Thomas McCarron, Semmes, Bowen & Semmes, Baltimore.
Fenzel v. Group2 Software LLC
(No. 13-CV-00379, February 4)
Assigned to Chief Judge Deborah Chasanow. Petition for removal. Diversity: contract. Demand: $344,000. Attorney for plaintiff: Ralph Powers Jr., Ralph W. Powers Jr. P.C., Upper Marlboro, Md. Attorney for defendants: Glenn Etelson, Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker, Potomac, Md.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN ALEXANDRIA, VA.
Dzib v. Accurate Printing Inc.
(No. 13-CV-00135, January 30)
Assigned to Judge Anthony Trenga. Fair Labor Standards Act. Attorney for plaintiff: John Rigby, McInroy & Rigby, Arlington, Va.
Flight Test Aviation Inc. v. Beale
(No. 13-CV-00145, February 1)
Assigned to Judge Anthony Trenga. Diversity: fraud. Demand: $800,000. Attorney for plaintiff: Joseph Luchini, Reed Smith, Falls Church, Va.