Disney Federal Litigation Filings

Engel v Gray Television & Subsidiaries, et al

Filed: June 26, 2017 as 6:2017cv03190
Court: Missouri Western District Court
Defendant: Gray Television & Subsidiaries, Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., FOX Network & Subsidiaries, Disney Shareholder Services v/o Broadrige Corporate Issuer Solutions, General Electric, Time Warner Inc., Viacom & Subsidiaries, CBS Corporation, NBC, The Hearst Corporation & Subsidiaries, Journal Media Group, MundoMax, Univision Communications, ZGS Communications, USA Today, Gannett Co., Inc., iHeartMedia & Subsidiaries, Allbritton Communications Company, President Donald J. Trump, Trump Organization, R. Marco Rubio, R. Mitch McConnell, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, Malia Obama, Republican National Committee, Democratic National Committee, Chick Fil A, Exxon Mobil, Sodexo USA, College Of The Ozarks, Branson, Missouri City Hall and others
Plaintiff: Noel John Paul Engel
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

Vaultet LLC v. Disney Store USA, LLC

Filed: June 16, 2017 as 6:2017cv00362
Court: Texas Eastern District Court
Defendant: Disney Store USA, LLC
Plaintiff: Vaultet LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

Gallardo et al v. Johnson & Johnson, Inc. et al

Filed: June 1, 2017 as 4:2017cv01601
Court: Missouri Eastern District Court
Defendant: Johnson & Johnson, Inc., Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., Imerys Talc America, Inc.
Plaintiff: Anna Gallardo, Marcia Beadle, Pamela Blake, Leslie Blei, Joseph Bowman, Kimberly Boykins, Sarah Bradfield, Susan Brock, Irene Brown, Katey Brust, Scott Burns, Louise Carle, Virginia Carlisle, Lauren Covington, Rhonda Kay Davis, Deborah Dawson, Rebecca Dioso, Richard Disney, Sr., Claudia Duffy, Karen Dutton, Renee Edmonds, William Enterline, Antonia Fitzhugh, Brenda Lee Flack, Lottie Frank, Georgette Girard, Mildred Godwin, Crystal Willoughby, Wendy Hawkins, Lola Luce, Steven Howard, Kathleen Hubbard and others
Nature of Suit: Personal Injury- Product Liability

YOCOM v. THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY, INC. et al

Filed: May 30, 2017 as 2:2017cv02422
Court: Pennsylvania Eastern District Court
Defendant: THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY, INC.
Plaintiff: TIMOTHY YOCOM
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Injury

Franklin Wright v. The Walt Disney Company, et al

Filed: May 23, 2017 as 17-55737
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Defendant - Appellee: THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY, NBCUNIVERSAL MEDIA, LLC, PARAMOUNT PICTURES, THE WEINSTEIN COMPANY, BELN MEDIA GROUP, COLUMBIA PICTURES, WARNER BROTHERS INC., FOX ENTERTAINMENT GROUP, INC.
Plaintiff - Appellant: FRANKLIN H. WRIGHT, AKA Arthur Thyme

Jack Wilson, et al v. Fidelity Management Trust Co., et al

Filed: May 22, 2017 as 17-55726
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Defendant - Appellee: FIDELITY MANAGEMENT TRUST COMPANY, THE INVESTMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE OF THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY SPONSORED QUALIFIED BENEFIT PLANS AND KEY EMPLOYEES DEFERRED COMPENSATION AND RETIREMENT PLAN, CHRISTINE MCCARTHY, MARY JAYNE PARKER, JEFFREY E. SHAPIRO, JAMES A. RASULO, ALAN N. BRAVERMAN, BRENT WOODFORD, JONATHAN S. HEADLEY
Plaintiff - Appellant: JACK WILSON, WILLIAM GAUDETTE, PATRICIA DU VALL, on behalf of themselves and all others similarly situated, and on behalf of the Disney Savings and Investment Plan

Franklin Wright v. USDC-CALA

Filed: May 12, 2017 as 17-71381
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
: In re: FRANKLIN H. WRIGHT
Petitioner: FRANKLIN H. WRIGHT, AKA Arthur Thyme
Real Party In Interest: THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY
Respondent: UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES
Nature of Suit: Other

Montes v. Chiquita Brands International Inc. et al

Filed: April 28, 2017 as 9:2017cv80535
Court: Florida Southern District Court
Defendant: Chiquita Brands International Inc., Robert W Olson, Robert F Kistinger, William A Tsacalis, Charles Keiser, Steven G Warshaw, Cyrus Freidheim, Keith E Lindner, John A Ordman, Fernando Aguirre, Does 1 through 20, Doe Corporations 21 through 25
Plaintiff: Angela Maria Henao Montes, Aura Maria Ocampo Ocampo, Beatriz Helena Arcila Rincon, Gloria Elena Botero Ocampo, Maria Rosmira Velez de Henao, Martha Elena Valencia Correa, Monica Bedoya Gaviria Gaviria, Ada Luz Teheran Herrera, Alba Rocio Soto Acevedo, Ana Emilcen Diaz Escobar, Ana Waitoto Gamboa, Diana Maria Vargas Hernandez, Emilia Blandon, Fanny de Jesus Gracia Torres, Flor Elena Lopez Guerra, Gustavo Miguel Villadie Martinez, Jhon Jairo Torres Varelas, Luz Elena Parra Morales, Jose Saturnino Muril Moreno, Luz Everly Moreno Obregon, Linda Disney Morano Perea, Luz Marina Cordona Perez, Magnolia Trujillo, Maria del Carmen Gonz Cordoba, Maria Juliana Poveda de Murillo, Maria de Jesus Monsa de Avendano, Maria Leonor Chaverra de Rendon, Martha Alicia Murillo Mosquera, Martha Isabel Alvarez Grisales, Nelsa Rosa Ortiz Padilla, Nur Ernedis Gomez Guerrero, Graciela Leon de la Hoz and others
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Injury

Williams et al v. The Walt Disney Company

Filed: April 21, 2017 as 2:2017cv03042
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Does, The Walt Disney Company
Plaintiff: Alice Goldstone, Charles Williams
Nature of Suit: Antitrust

Eugene Towers v. Robert Iger, et al

Filed: April 19, 2017 as 17-15770
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Defendant - Appellee: ROBERT A. IGER, ALAN BERGMAN, EDWIN CATMULL, JAMES A. RASULO, THOMAS O. STAGGS, SUSAN E. ARNOLD, JOHN S. CHEN, JACK DORSEY, FRED H. LANGHAMMER, AYLWIN B. LEWIS, MONICA C. LOZANO, ROBERT W. MATSCHULLAT, SHERYL SANDBERG, ORIN C. SMITH, RICHARD W. COOK, THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY, a Delaware corporation, Nominal Defendant
Plaintiff - Appellant: EUGENE F. TOWERS, Derivatively on Behalf of The Walt Disney Company

The Wave Studio, LLC v. General Hotel Management Ltd.

Filed: April 7, 2017 as 17-1018
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
Defendant: VFM Leonardo, Inc., About, Inc., DBA About.com, Lexyl Travel Technologies, DBA Hotelplanner.com, Alliance Reservations Network, DBA Reservetravel.com, Ana Cristina Marun, DBA Vipluxuryrentals.com, Budgetworks, Inc., DBA Setaicondorentals.com, Delta Air Lines, Inc., DBA Delta.com, Esslinger Wooten Maxwell, Inc., DBA Nelsongonzalez.com, I4SITES, DBA I4SANUR.COM, Jet Set Omnimedia, DBA Jetsetreport.com, Jetblue Airways Corporation, DBA Jetblue.com, Frommer Media, DBA Frommers.com, Kayak Software Corporation, DBA Kayak.com, Kevin Tomlinson, DBA Kevintomlinson.com, Kristine Hall, DBA Luxuryrentalsmiamibeach.com, Linda Gustafson, DBA Lindagproperties.com, Lorraine Travel, DBA Whatahotel.com, Mysobe.com, DBA Mysobe.com, Netadvantage.com, DBA Ihsadvantage.com, Orbitz Worldwide, LLC, DBA Orbitz.com, Questex Media LLC, DBA Fivestaralliance.com, Cedora, Inc., DBA Realadventures.com, Reef & Rainforest Dive & Adventure Travel, DBA Reefrainforest.com, Setai Owners LLC, DBA Setai.com, DBA Setai-realty.com, Spa Finder, Inc., DBA Spafinder.com, The Leading Hotels of the World, DBA LHW.com, This Exit LLC, DBA Roadsideamerica.com, Track Entertainment, DBA Clubplanet.com, Vacationidea Inc., DBA Vacationidea.com, Room77, DBA Room77.com, Expedia, Inc., DBA Expedia.com, Hotels.com GP, LLC, DBA Hotels.com, DBA Travelnow.com, Inc. and others
Defendant - Appellee: General Hotel Management Ltd.
Plaintiff - Appellant: The Wave Studio, LLC

Arthur Thyme v. NBCUniversal Media LLC et al

Filed: March 29, 2017 as 2:2017cv02453
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Columbia Pictures, Fox Entertainment Group, -, NBCUniversal Media LLC, Paramount Pictures, The Walt Disney Company, The Weinstein Company, Warner Brothers, Inc, beln Group
Plaintiff: Arthur Thyme
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

Esplanade Productions, Inc. v. The Walt Disney Company et al

Filed: March 21, 2017 as 2:2017cv02185
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: ABC, Inc., Buena Vista Books, Inc., Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Inc., Disney Book Group, LLC, Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, Inc., Disney Consumer Products, Inc., Disney Enterprises, Inc., Disney Interactive Studios, Inc., Disney Shopping, Inc., Disney Store USA, LLC, Does, The Walt Disney Company, Walt Disney Pictures
Plaintiff: Esplanade Productions, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

Montes v. Chiquita Brands International Inc. et al

Filed: March 10, 2017 as 1:2017cv00157
Court: Ohio Southern District Court
Defendant: Chiquita Brands International Inc., Robert W Olson, Robert F Kistinger, William A Tsacalis, Charles Keiser, Steven G Warshaw, Cyrus Freidheim, Keith E Lindner, John A Ordman, Fernando Aguirre, Does 1 through 20, Doe Corporations 21 through 25
Plaintiff: Angela Maria Henao Montes, Aura Maria Ocampo Ocampo, Beatriz Helena Arcila Rincon, Gloria Elena Botero Ocampo, Maria Rosmira Velez de Henao, Martha Elena Valencia Correa, Monica Bedoya Gaviria Gaviria, Ada Luz Teheran Herrera, Alba Rocio Soto Acevedo, Ana Emilcen Diaz Escobar, Ana Waitoto Gamboa, Diana Maria Vargas Hernandez, Emilia Blandon, Fanny de Jesus Gracia Torres, Flor Elena Lopez Guerra, Gustavo Miguel Villadie Martinez, Jhon Jairo Torres Varelas, Luz Elena Parra Morales, Jose Saturnino Muril Moreno, Luz Everly Moreno Obregon, Linda Disney Morano Perea, Luz Marina Cordona Perez, Magnolia Trujillo, Maria del Carmen Gonz Cordoba, Maria Juliana Poveda de Murillo, Maria de Jesus Monsa de Avendano, Maria Leonor Chaverra de Rendon, Martha Alicia Murillo Mosquera, Martha Isabel Alvarez Grisales, Nelsa Rosa Ortiz Padilla, Nur Ernedis Gomez Guerrero, Graciela Leon de la Hoz and others
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Injury

Sabrina Renee Brown v. The Walt Disney Studios We have opinions for this case

Filed: March 10, 2017 as 17-1313
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
Defendant - Appellee: THE WALT DISNEY STUDIOS, DISNEY MUSIC GROUP
Plaintiff - Appellant: SABRINA RENEE BROWN
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

Freeny III et al v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. et al

Filed: February 24, 2017 as 2:2017cv00155
Court: Texas Eastern District Court
Defendant: Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide, Inc., Disney Online
Plaintiff: Charles C. Freeny III, Bryan E. Freeny, James P. Freeny
Nature of Suit: Patent

Andrew Bonner, Jr. v. Walt Disney Co, et al

Filed: February 17, 2017 as 17-1367
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
Defendant - Appellee: WALT DISNEY CO, FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
Plaintiff - Appellant: ANDREW K. BONNER, JR.
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

Frederick Banks v. Disney, et al

Filed: February 15, 2017 as 17-35140
Court: U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Defendant - Appellee: DISNEY, DISNEY RESORTS, ORLANDO POLICE DEPARTMENT, JOHN MINA, RONALD HOPPER, DANNY BANKS, FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION, JOHN BRENNAN, Director of Central Intelligence, BARACK OBAMA, DONALD TRUMP, HILARY RODHAM CLINTON, SENATE SELECT INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE, RICHARD BURR, Senator, PAUL RYAN, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representative, CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY, MARK HORNAK, ROBERT S. CESSAR, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, SEAN LONGFORD, TIMOTHY PLUNICHNY, ADRIAN REE
Plaintiff - Appellant: FREDERICK H. BANKS

Medved v. Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated et al

Filed: February 7, 2017 as 2:2017cv00381
Court: Arizona District Court
Defendant: Dreamworks Animation SKG Incorporated, Arc Entertainment LLC, Sony Pictures Releasing Incorporated, Entertainment One Limited, Kandor Graphics SL, Aliwood Mediterraneo Producciones SL, Walt Disney Company, Sony Pictures Classics Incorporated, Paramount Pictures Corporation, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Universal Studios Incorporated, Comcast Corporation, Lionsgate Entertainment Incorporated, Nintendo of America Incorporated, Game Freak Incorporated, Pokemon Company International Incorporated, Columbia Pictures Industries Incorporated, Rovio Entertainment Limited, Sony Pictures Image Works Incorporated, Sony Picture Classics Incorporated, Netflix Incorporated, Aardman Animations Limited, Focus Film Features LLC, National Football League Incorporated, Major League Baseball Properties Incorporated, National Basketball Association Incorporated, NHL Enterprises LP
Plaintiff: Justin Sloan Medved
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

Vuppala v. Nederlander Organization, Inc. et al

Filed: January 27, 2017 as 1:2017cv00664
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Nederlander Organization, Inc., 1515 Broadway Owner LLC, Disney Theatrical Productions Ltd.
Plaintiff: Kiran Vuppala
Nature of Suit: Americans with Disabilities - Other