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Publications

16 August 2013
This inaugural edition of The Aviation Law Review contains the views and observations of leading aviation lawyers in a significant number of jurisdictions, from every region of the world. Aviation law is a truly global discipline and covers a wide range of subjects from disaster to finance, contract law to criminal prosecutions, and competition law to brand protection.

Articles

11 January 2018
The coming into effect of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May 2018 will introduce important changes requiring greater vigilance over compliance if fines are to be avoided.
30 November 2017
On 14 November, Kennedys were thrilled to host two inspirational female leaders from the London market. Dawn Miller (CEO of AXA Insurance Company) and Mary O’Connor (Head of Client, Industry and Business Development Global Head of Financial Institutions, Willis Towers Watson) participated in our second ‘Women in Insurance’ event, hosted in London by Kennedys’ partner Suzanne Liversidge.
8 August 2017
The Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) has indicated four key issues/risks in light of Brexit and has put a marker down about the importance of a transition period to allow the UK to adjust.

Case reviews

13 February 2018
On 12 October 2017, the Belgian Hof van Cassatie (the Belgian Supreme Court) finally ruled on the applicability of delay cases under EC Regulation 261/2004 (the Regulation) establishing common rules on compensation and assistance to passengers in the event of denied boarding, cancellation or delayed flights.
18 May 2017
Soon after its bird-strike decision, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued yet another decision regarding the interpretation of EU Regulation 261/2004 that deals with the rights of passengers in cases of cancellation, delay and denied boarding.
10 May 2017
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled in Marcela Pešková & Jiří Peška v Travel Service [04.05.17] that, in the context of EC Regulation 261/2004 (the Regulation), a collision between an aircraft and a bird is an “extraordinary circumstance”, which may exempt the carrier from its obligation to pay compensation.
 

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