179 ABA Journal Aviation & Space Law articles.
An airline passenger’s suit seeking a refund of a checked baggage fee because of delayed luggage delivery is not pre-empted by federal law, a federal appeals court has ruled.
May 4, 2017 7:45 AM CDT
Chicago lawyer Thomas Demetrio now represents a second unhappy airline passenger.
Demetrio announced Monday that he represents a mother shown in an online video crying after an American Airlines flight…
Apr 24, 2017 9:07 AM CDT
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Apr 11, 2017 10:49 AM CDT
The treaty is a product of the Cold War and primarily addresses concerns of that era, including nuclear war. So for 50 years, the treaty has prevented belligerent nations from putting weapons of mass destruction into space. But space is becoming big business, and commercial interests are putting new pressures on the law of outer space.
Apr 1, 2017 5:00 AM CDT
There are five international treaties that deal with issues such as arms control, freedom of exploration, liability for damage caused by space objects, exploitation of natural resources in outer space, and more.
Apr 1, 2017 4:45 AM CDT
A federal judge in Louisville has dismissed a suit seeking damages against a property owner who shot down a hobbyist’s drone in 2015.
Senior U.S. District Judge Thomas Russell dismissed…
Mar 27, 2017 8:40 AM CDT
The Transportation Security Administration overstated the scientific validity of a program that uses “behavior detection” to spot people who pose a security risk, according to the American Civil Liberties Union.…
Feb 9, 2017 12:39 PM CST
An argument that Flytenow—which facilitated flight-sharing between private pilots and passengers by way of an app—was not a “common carrier” was rejected Monday by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Jan 9, 2017 5:05 PM CST
A Texan who made the winning bid of $350,000 at a Dallas Safari Club auction for a permitted trip to kill an African rhinoceros wound up suing Delta Airlines last…
Jun 8, 2016 1:15 PM CDT
Lawyers for survivors of some of the 150 individuals who died when a co-pilot intentionally crashed a Germanwings flight in the French Alps last year have found a way…
Apr 13, 2016 4:00 PM CDT
Mar 1, 2016 12:40 AM CST
A Michigan Appeals Court judge is the subject of a criminal investigation after a loaded gun was reportedly found in his carry-on luggage on Sunday at Detroit Metropolitan Airport.
Feb 25, 2016 2:15 PM CST
A hobbyist whose drone was shot down by a Kentucky property owner is asking a court for $1,500 in damages and a decision on who had rights to the airspace.…
Jan 14, 2016 8:52 AM CST