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Flying is a no-rights zone: Supreme Court of Canada dismisses language rights claim
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • November 3 2014

Plaintiffs cannot bring a claim for damages for a breach of fundamental rights against an airline if that breach arose in the course of


Rights and duties arising from bailment and liens
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2014

A common method to protect against such credit risks is to retain possession of an aircraft or spare parts, frequently in the exercise of a lien


Whose engine is it anyway? Challenges to engine leasing in Denmark
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Denmark
  • February 26 2014

Pending the outcome of appeals expected in this case, the ruling of the District Court has troubling implications for the engine leasing industry. If


Failure to provide advance passenger data may prevent German flights landing in the UK
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Germany, United Kingdom
  • November 10 2014

It has been reported this week that German airlines may be banned from landing in the UK unless they agree to provide advance passenger lists for


Mandatory pilot obesitysleep apnea screening: new FAA policy thumbs its nose at new federal commercial driver transportation law
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • November 25 2013

On November 20, 2013, Fred Tilton, the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Federal Air Surgeon, announced a New Obstructive Sleep Apnea Policy


Ontario court strikes out passenger claims for aggravated damages and common law negligence pursuant to Warsaw and Montreal Conventions : O’Mara V.Air Canada Et Al., 2013 ONSC 2831
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 9 2013

On January 14, 2011, Ashlyn O'Hara was a passenger on Air Canada Flight 878 "AC878" from Toronto to Zurich. During the flight, the First Officer


Cramped airline seat not a compensable "accident"
  • CBP Lawyers
  • Australia
  • November 21 2013

A recent decision in the Supreme Court of Queensland provides another example of the reluctance of courts to find that an "accident" has occurred


Dubai Airshow spending spree: how will it be financed?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Middle East
  • December 9 2013

The vast aircraft orders placed by airlines at November's Dubai Airshow highlight the rapid growth of the Gulf region's air carriers and represent a


Alpstream v PK Airfinance: lessons for financiers and lessors
  • Vedder Price PC
  • United Kingdom
  • December 11 2013

A recent High Court decision highlights the duties of financiers in the context of aircraft repossessions and the associated power of sale in default scenarios, while also raising questions about the level of intention required on the part of a defendant in unlawful means torts


Have you properly perfected your international interest against a helicopter engine?
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Global
  • December 11 2013

The recently published third edition of the official commentary to the Cape Town Treaty calls into question the validity of an international interest