Aviation Happenings – Winter 2014On January 1, 2014 by Schnader
The winter edition of the Aviation Group newsletter takes a look at some of the most recent and relevant cases and developments in aviation law, including:
- Court Holds that Seating a Passenger Behind an IFE Box Does Not Constitute Montreal Convention “Accident”
- EU 261 Not Enforceable in United States Courts
- Manufacturer’s Warranty Disclaimer and Limitations Bar Claims for Helicopter Crash
- Speculative Startle Theory of Causation of Crash Deemed Insufficient
- Federal Aviation Administration Considering New UAS Registration Requirements
- Seventh Circuit Holds Asiana 214 Case Removable under Admiralty Jurisdiction
- Courts Find Ticket Sale Insufficient to Establish Personal Jurisdiction
- Personal Jurisdiction Issues Continue to be an Early Focus in Aviation Litigation in the U.S.
- FAA Preempts Claims for Injuries Caused by Fall of Carry-on Bag
- Fifth Circuit Enforces Forum Selection Clause Applicable to One of Multiple Defendants
- Third Circuit Considers Boundaries of Preemption under Federal Aviation Act
- Federal Appeals Court Affirms Non-Reviewability of National Transportation Safety Board Reports
- EU PNR Directive Coming Soon; Burdens on Carries No Doubt to Follow
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