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
Schwartz Partners Packaging LLC v. National Labor Relations Board
(No. 13-cv-00343, March 15)
Assigned to Judge Beryl Howell. Labor: review of agency action. Attorneys for plaintiff: Kerry Hastings, Lisa Amend and Barbara Duncombe, Taft, Stettinius & Hollister, Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio.
Team Major LLC v. Entertainment LLC
(No. 13-CV-00346, March 16)
Assigned to Ellen Huvell. Diversity: breach of contract. Attorney for plaintiff: Patrice Sulton, Sulton Law Offices, Washington.
Jarvis v. Parker
(No. 13-CV-00350, March 18)
Assigned to Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly. Diversity: breach of fiduciary duty. Demand: $504,000. Attorney for plaintiffs: Jaime Zeas, Bethesda, Md.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN GREENBELT, MD.
Muir v. Applied Integrated Technologies Inc.
(No. 13-CV-00808, March 15)
Assigned to Judge Deborah Chasanow. Job discrimination. Attorneys for plaintiff: Eric Klein, David Friedland, Laura Brown and Nadira Clarke, Beveridge & Diamond, Washington.
Mandley Excavating LLC v. Lund
(No. 13-CV-00840, March 19)
Assigned to Judge Deborah Chasanow. Petition for removal. Diversity: real property. Attorney for plaintiff: Joseph Katz, Huddles Jones Sorteberg & Dachille, Columbia, Md. Attorney for defendants: Jessica duHoffmann, Miles & Stockbridge, Baltimore.
Pfenninger v. Aron
(No. 13-CV-00844, March 20)
Assigned to Judge Deborah Chasanow. Diversity: medical malpractice. Demand: $75,000. Attorneys for plaintiffs: Leonard Dooren III and Patrick Malone, Patrick Malone & Associates, Washington.
U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN ALEXANDRIA, VA.
Weathers v. Target Stores Inc.
(No. 13-CV-00345, March 14)
Assigned to Judge Claude Hilton. Notice of removal. Diversity: personal injury. Demand: $500,000. Attorney for plaintiff: Kara Bennis, Wingfield & Ginsburg, Washington. Attorneys for defendant: Edward Starr Jr. and Heather Lockerman, Troutman Sanders, Rich­mond, Va.