The following cases were recently filed in Washington-area district courts. This information is provided by the district courts’ official online bulletins.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Railroad Development Corp. v. Republic of Guatemala
(No. 13-CV-00754, May 23)
Assigned to Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson. Federal question: arbitration. Demand: $16 million. Attorney for plaintiff: Kevin Stern, Greenberg Traurig, Washington.
Fox Television Stations Inc. v. Aerokiller LLC
(No. 13-CV-00758, May 23)
Assigned to Judge Rosemary Collyer. Federal question: copyright infringement. Attorney for plaintiffs: Murad Hussain, Arnold & Porter, Wash­ington.
Mega Co. v. Materias Primas Secundarias S.A.
(No. 13-CV-00760, May 24)
Assigned to Judge Reggie Walton. Diversity: contract. Attorney for plaintiff: Randall Brater, Arent Fox, Wash­ington.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN GREENBELT, MD.
J&J Sports Productions Inc. v. El Gran Chaparral Inc.
(No. 13-CV-01512, May 23)
Assigned to Judge Paul Grimm. Federal question: cable/satellite TV. Attorneys for plaintiff: Amy Keller, Erica Cook, Richard Kind, Law Offices of Kind & Dashoff, Baltimore.
Bikele v. Adventist Healthcare Inc.
(No. 13-CV-01533, May 24)
Assigned to Chief Judge Deborah Chasanow. Diversity: medical mal­practice. Attorneys for ­plaintiff: Gregory Wells and Robert Michael, Shadoan, Michael & Wells, Rockville, Md.
Crystal Financial LLC v. Ritz
(No. 13-CV-01534, May 24)
Assigned to Judge Paul Grimm. Diversity: contract. Attorney for plaintiffs: Steven Luxton, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Washington.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN ALEXANDRIA, VA.
Skyline Software Systems Inc. v. C3 Technologies A.B.
(No. 13-CV-00624, May 22)
Assigned to Judge Anthony Trenga. Federal question: copyright infringement. Attorneys for plaintiff: Amy Owen and Richard Holzheimer Jr., Cochran & Owen, Vienna, Va.