U.S. DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Novartis A.G. v. Accord Healthcare Inc. USA
(No. 13-CV-01013, July 3)
Assigned to Judge Emmet Sullivan. Patent infringement. Attorney for plaintiffs: Edmund Haughey, Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto, Washington.

Materias Primas Secundarias S.A. v. Mega Co.
(No. 13-CV-01024, July 5)
Assigned to Judge Reggie Walton. Diversity: fraud. Attorney for plaintiff: Philip McNutt and Elizabeth Hughes, Hughes & Bentzen, Washington.

U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN GREENBELT, MD.

Green v. Pro Football Inc.
(No. 13-CV-01961, July 5)
Assigned to Judge Peter Messitte. Petition for removal: labor-management relations. Attorney for plaintiff: Bruce Plaxen, Plaxen & Adler, Columbia, Md. Attorney for defendant: Robert Ferguson Jr., Ferguson, Schetelich & Ballew, Baltimore.

Zachary Palace v. RHP Property NH LLC
(No. 13-CV-01975, July 9)
Assigned to Judge Alexander Williams Jr. Petition for removal: personal ­injury. Attorney for plaintiff: Joel DuBoff, DuBoff & Associates, Silver Spring, Md. Attorneys for defendant: Joseph Wolf and Christopher Corchiarino, Goodell, DeVries, Leech & Dann, Baltimore.

Thompson v. JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A.
(No. 13-CV-01982, July 9)
Assigned to Judge Alexander Williams Jr. Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Demand: $700,000. Attorney for plaintiff: Gerald Solomon, Law Office of Gerald Solomon, Boynton Beach, Fla.

George v. Coastal International Security Inc.
(No. 13-CV-01993, July 10)
Assigned to Chief Judge Deborah Chasanow. Diversity: other contract. Attorney for plaintiff: G. Emeka Onwezi, Onwezi Law Group, Bowie, Md.

U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN ALEXANDRIA, VA.

Select Auto Imports Inc. v. Select Lines Motors LLC
(No. 13-CV-00810, July 3)
Assigned to Judge Leonie Brinkema. Trademark infringement. Attorney for plaintiff: Gregory Brummett, Brummett TechLaw, Herndon, Va.

Hosch v. BAE Systems Information Solutions Inc.
(No. 13-CV-00825, July 8)
Assigned to Judge Anthony Trenga. False Claims Act. Attorneys for plaintiff: R. Scott Oswald and Adam Augustine Carter, The Employment Law Group, Washington. Attorney for defendant: Connie Bertram, Proskauer Rose, Washington.