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Proposed changes to lease accounting rules
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2009

The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and the US Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) have published a joint discussion paper entitled Leases: Preliminary Views, seeking public comments on the proposed new lease accounting standards


Aircraft leases outside scope of UCTA?
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2009

A recent judgment of the Commercial Court in London has confirmed advice we routinely give clients, namely that aircraft leases will normally fall outside the provisions of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 (UCTA) because they are deemed to be international supply contracts


Judicial clarification of the choice of law rules for aircraft mortgages: how a mortgage may be effective in one jurisdiction but ineffective in another
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

The English High Court has recently held that: it is the lex situs (that is, the laws of the jurisdiction where the relevant asset is situated at the time that the interest is created) which determines whether a property interest, such as a mortgage, is effectively created over that asset


The Aviation Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme Regulations 2009 and 2010 how they could impact on aircraft operators flying to and from the UK
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 31 2010

The 2009 Regulations together with the draft 2010 Regulations (currently under consultation) (the "Regulations") will (once the 2010 Regulations come into effect) transpose into UK law parts of Directive 2008101EC, which amends Directive 200387EC (the "Directive") to include "aviation activities" within the EUETS


Competition Commission’s emerging thinking finds BAA’s common ownership of airports adversely affects competition
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 22 2008

Following on from the CAA’s recent decision on 2008-13 price controls for Heathrow and Gatwick, the regulatory spotlight remains firmly on BAA


New endorsement evidencing the interests of banks and lessors
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 20 2007

The Aviation Insurance Clauses Group (AICG) has published the form of a new endorsement (known as AVN 67C) showing the interests of banks and lessors under the insurances effected in respect of an aircraft they have financed or leased


Possible changes to the UK VAT exemption for aircraft
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 27 2009

In the Summer edition of the Legalflyer we alerted readers to a possible change in the UK VAT zero rating for aircraft


Fasten your seatbelts: take off imminent for airline mergers
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 2 2010

British Airways (BA)Iberia, BAAmerican Airlines - two proposed mergers involving international "flag carrier" airlines with others potentially in the pipeline


A new year’s resolution after a noughty year end?
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 2 2010

For the corporate jet market, the last 18 months of the noughties may have left many clinking in 2010 with a glass of Prosecco rather than a Nebuchadnezzar of Perrier Jouet's Belle Epoque


Aviation sector is more pessimistic than rail and shipping about the economic climate
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 10 2009

The aviation sector is the most pessimistic about the economic climate