February 26, 2019

Aviation Newsletter - February 2019

In this edition we discuss:

  • Forum shopping: United States District Court for the District of Columbia declines jurisdiction in MH370 aviation tragedy
  • What do Uber and Pimlico Plumbers have in common with the aviation industry?
  • Australian Federal Court confirms strict application of Montreal Convention’s 2 year limitation period
  • Aircraft Purchase Fleet Limited v Compagnia Aerea Italiana S.p.A.
  • Personal injury update – progress towards new discount rate
  • The erosion of exclusivity under the Montreal Convention 1999: a case study on the issue of overbooking and denied boarding from New Delhi
  • The 2010 Beijing Convention and Protocol: new tools to address new threats to civil aviation security?
  • The Federal Aviation Administration’s Reauthorization Act and its preemption of claims against aircraft owners, lessors, and secured parties
  • Brexit update