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The following selected cases were recently filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia; the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, Greenbelt division; and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Alexandria division. This information was provided by the district courts’ official online bulletin boards.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Wendy Tiefenbacher v. American Association of Retired Persons ( No. 05-CV-01802, Sept. 12) Assigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. Federal Question — Employment Discrimination. Demand: $1 million. Attorney for plaintiff: Lawrence Thrower, Washington, D.C. Joseph Stiglitz v. Rita Bank ( No. 05-CV-01826, Sept. 12) Assigned to Judge Richard Leon. Petition for Removal — Personal Injury. Demand: $5 million. Attorney for plaintiff: David Whitworth Jr., Whitworth & Trunnell, Crofton, Md. Attorney for defendant: Charles Jones, Ross, Dixon & Bell, Washington, D.C. Paul Bame, et al. v. John Clark, et al. ( No. 05-CV-01833, Sept. 15) Assigned to Judge Emmet Sullivan. Civil Rights Act. Attorneys for plaintiffs: Lynn Cunningham, DuBois, Wy.; Zachary Wolfe, People’s Law Resource Center, Washington, D.C. Raymond Hart, et al. v. Merck & Co. Inc. ( No. 05-CV-01848, Sept. 19) Assigned to Judge Reggie Walton. Diversity — Product Liability. Demand: $130 million. Attorney for plaintiffs: Aaron Levine, Aaron Levine & Associates, Washington, D.C. Prairie Grove Telephone Company v. AT&T Corp., et al. ( No. 05-CV-01858, Sept. 20) Assigned to Judge Ellen Huvelle. Carrier’s Liability for Damages. Attorneys for plaintiff: Joshua Bobeck, Eric Branfman, and Anitra Goodman, Swidler Berlin, Washington, D.C.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN GREENBELT, MD. Rashid West v. Kohl’s Department Store Inc. ( No. 05-CV-02516, Sept. 12) Assigned to Judge Alexander Williams Jr. Petition for Removal — Personal Iinjury. Demand: $3 million. Attorney for plaintiff: Thomas Heeney, Law Office of Thomas Heeney, Rockville, Md. Attorney for defendant: Christopher Dunn, DeCaro Doran Siciliano Gallagher and DeBlasis, Lanham, Md. The Equal Rights Center v. Bozzuto & Associates ( No. 05-CV-02558, Sept. 15) Assigned to Judge Deborah Chasanow. Fair Housing Act. Attorney for plaintiff: Douglas Baruch, Fried Frank Harris Shriver and Jacobson, Washington, D.C. Bradford Butterworth, et al. v. Patrick Vaughn, et al. ( No. 05-CV-02589, Sept. 19) Assigned to Judge Alexander Williams Jr. Declaratory Judgment. Attorney for plaintiffs: Stephen Glassman, Glassman and Bullock, Vienna, Va. Nazim Kahn v. Washington Gas Light Company ( No. 05-CV-02603, Sept. 19) Assigned to Judge Deborah Chasanow. Petition for Removal — Tort/Motor Vehicle. Attorney for plaintiff: William Jackson, Law Offices of William Jackson, Lanham, Md. Attorney for defendant: Larry Funk, Washington Gas Light Company, Washington, D.C.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN ALEXANDRIA, VA. Allfreight Worldwide Cargo Inc. v. Ethiopian Airlines Enterprise ( No. 05-CV-01087, Sept. 15) Assigned to Judge Claude Hilton. Federal Question — Breach of Contract. Demand: $900,000. Attorney for plaintiff: Henry St. John Fitzgerald, Arlington, Va. Blair Diseati v. The Ryland Group Inc. ( No. 05-CV-01088, Sept. 15) Assigned to Judge James Cacheris. Notice of Removal — Breach of Contract. Demand: $300,000. Attorney for plaintiff: Steven Frei, Hall & Sickel, Reston, Va. Attorney for defendant: Charles Wayne, DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary, Washington, D.C. Iraqi Development Group Ltd. v. Skylink Air & Logistic Support (USA) Inc. ( No. 05-CV-01089, Sept. 15) Assigned to Judge Gerald Bruce Lee. Diversity — Breach of Contract. Demand: $4 million. Attorney for plaintiff: Arthur Schwartzstein, Arthur Schwartzstein, McLean, Va. James Cetto II, et al. v. Lasalle Bank National Association ( No. 05-CV-01090, Sept. 15) Assigned to Judge Claude Hilton. Truth in Lending. Demand: $8,000. Attorney for plaintiffs: Thomas Breeden, Thomas Breeden PC, Manassas, Va. SER Solutions Inc. v. Data Warehouse Corporation ( No. 05-CV-01099, Sept. 20) Assigned to Judge Claude Hilton. Diversity — Breach of Contract. Demand: $135,000. Attorney for plaintiff: Charles Molster III, Winston & Strawn, Washington, D.C.

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