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

Danclar v. Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp.
(No. 14-CV-01135, July 3)
Assigned to Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson. Personal injury. Demand: $500,000. Attorney for plaintiff: Ted Williams, Law Office of Ted J. Williams, Washington.

Blakeney v. O’Donnell
(No. 14-CV-01139, July 3)
Assigned to Judge Rosemary Collyer. Civil Rights Act. Demand: $5 million. Attorney for plaintiff: Brian McDaniel, McDaniel & Associates, Washington.

WP Co. LLC v. WMATA
(No. 14-CV-01152, July 8)
Assigned to Judge Richard Leon. Freedom of Information Act. Attorney for plaintiff: Kevin Baine, Williams & Connolly, Washington.

U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN GREENBELT, MD.

Nwachukwu v. 8623 Flower Avenue LLC
(No. 14-CV-02189, July 8)
Assigned to Chief Judge Deborah Chasanow. Bankruptcy. Attorney for appellant: John Burns, The Burns Law Firm, Greenbelt, Md. Attorney for appellee: James Vidmar, Yumkas, Vidmar & Sweeney, Annapolis, Md.

Trustees of the National Asbestos Workers Medical Fund v. United Thermal Industries Inc.
(No. 14-CV-02203, July 9)
Assigned to Chief Judge Deborah Chasa­now. Employee benefits. Attorney for plaintiff: Charles Gilligan, O’Donoghue & O’Donoghue, Washington.

Science Systems and Applications Inc. v. United States of America
(No. 14-CV-02212, July 9)
Assigned to Judge Paul Grimm. Contract. Attorney for plaintiff: Jerry Miles Jr., Deale Services LLC, Rockville, Md.

U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN ALEXANDRIA, VA.

Western Union Financial Services Inc. v. Rahman
(No. 14-CV-000837, July 2)
Assigned to Judge Leonie Brinkema. Bankruptcy. Attorney for plaintiff: Cullen Drescher Speckhart, Wolcott Rivers Gates, Virginia Beach, Va.

Morton v. INOVA Health System Services Inc.
(No. 14-CV-000841, July 2)
Assigned to Judge Leonie Brinkema. Job discrimination. Attorney for plaintiff: Zachary Kitts, K&G Law Group, Fairfax, Va.

Board of Trustees, Sheet Metal National Pension Fund v. NW Sign Industries Inc.
(No. 14-CV-000843, July 3)
Assigned to Judge Anthony Trenga. Labor. Attorney for plaintiff: Elizabeth Coleman, Slevin & Hart, Washington.