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Recent Trends and Developments


This aviation law Article focuses on selected developments during a two-year survey period from June 1, 2007 to May 31, 2009. The first part of this Article discusses federal preemption of, and immunity from, state law tort claims. The second part examines recent aviation decisions involving jurisdiction, venue, and choice of law. The third part discusses discovery and evidence issues unique to aviation law. The fourth part reviews recent product liability decisions. The fifth and final part reviews important opinions analyzing aviation insurance.