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1712, 2020

Great news for passengers wishing to begin a Regulation (EC)261/2004 claim against Ryanair

Categories: EU 261/2004 regulation, Extraordinary Circumstances, Flight Compensation, Legal, Ryan Air Cancellations, Ryanair flight refund|Tags: , |

Ryanair v Delayfix formerly Passenger Rights sp zoo 18 November 2020 ECJ ruling The European Court of Justice (“ECJ “) has decreed in the above case that Ryanair’s contractual condition restricting the right of passengers to bring [...]

1712, 2020

In-Flight risk of Covid 19 transmission is rare – Why?

Categories: Coronavirus, COVID-19, EU 261/2004 regulation, Flight Compensation|Tags: |

Lets start with a few facts. Since the beginning of 2020 there have been 44 cases out of 1.2 billion passengers where Covid 19 has been associated with air travel. That works out to one in twenty seven [...]

210, 2020

Case Study: Emirates Airlines – Flight No. EK20 – September 4th, 2019

Categories: Case Study, Emirates, EU 261/2004 regulation, Extraordinary Circumstances, Flight Compensation|Tags: , |

Adnams V Emirates Flight: Manchester to Dubai Flight No: EK20 Date: 4th September 2019 Time: 21.15pm Reasonable measures to minimise disruption to Passengers. DLA Piper represented Emirates employing a barrister and argued: Air Passenger Solicitors [...]

2806, 2020

Flight cancelled due to coronavirus? Make a refund claim today

Categories: COVID-19, EU 261/2004 regulation, Flight Compensation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Covid 19 Flight cancelled  - Advice about refundsDUE A REFUNDThe Government’s “ lockdown” requiring people to stay at home and the Foreign & Commonwealth Office’s  advice against all non-essential travel has led the airlines to pause  their operations [...]

303, 2020

Bott & Co Solicitors Limited v Ryanair

Categories: EU 261/2004 regulation, Flight Compensation, Legal, Ryan Air Cancellations|Tags: , , , |

In 2016 Ryanair changed their Standard Terms of Carriage to include a condition regarding claims brought under EU261/2004. This restricted the ability of passengers to go to third party companies for assistance until they had made a claim [...]

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