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Montreal Convention 1999 – increase in limitation on liability

As most readers will know, the 17SDR/kg limitation on damages provided under Art.22(3) of the Montreal Convention 1999 (MC99) will be increased at the end of calendar 2009 to 19 SDR/kg. The SDR is a notional currency based on the … Continue reading

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British Airways pleads guity to Price Fixing

The Competition Bureau Canada has announced that British Airways has joined the rank of air carriers pleading guilty to fixing surcharges on carriage of air cargo on certain routes between 2002-2006. BA is the fifth air carrier to plead guilty … Continue reading

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Canadian Air Cargo Carriers Plead Guilty to Price-Fixing

The Competition Bureau – an independent agency of the Canadian Government – announced yesterday that Quantas had joined the ranks of carriers who have admitted and pleaded guilty to a price-fixing conspiracy in air cargo, bringing the number of carriers … Continue reading

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