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Sunday, January 12, 2020 - 16:37
In late November of 2019, the Canadian Transportation Agency levied fines against four carriers, three of which involved breaches of Canada's new Passenger Protection rules. Briefly: 1.  United was fined CDN$10,000 for four separate offences involving a failure to post information about the new...
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 10:27
Following a delay of flights operated by easyJet the applicants in the main proceedings, who are domiciled in Rome (Italy), brought an action before the Tribunale ordinario di Roma (Rome District Court, Italy) seeking an order that easyJet pay the compensation referred to in Articles 5, 7 and 9 of...
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 10:03
In Naeini v Air Canada, 2019 ONSC 1213, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice ruled that a claim can be made for lost/damaged baggage under Article 22(2) of the Montreal Convention by anyone able to prove that his/her baggage was checked with the carrier, regardless who checked it, and regardless...
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 06:34
The plaintiff was a passenger on Emirates Flight EK 407 from Melbourne to Dubai departing Melbourne on the evening of 15 March 2015. Some hours into the flight, feeling nauseous shortly after the first meal service, she got up from her seat to go to the bathroom. At the bathroom doorway she...