Course Code : LAW 411

Course Title : Aviation Law

Weekly Teaching Hour: 3-hours lecture per week, 1 (1-hour) tutorial every week

Who may enrol : Compulsory for Year 4 (Senior) LLB. Students

Prerequisites : N/A

Lecturer : To be announced on August 2020

Description :

this course you will cover these topics:

In Section 1 ; The Legal Environment Of Aviation

In Section 2; Fundamentals Of The U.S. Legal System

In Section 3 ; How The U.S. Constitution Influences Aviation Activities

In Section 4; Impact Of Criminal Law On Aviators And Air Carriers

In Section 5; Tort Liability And Air Commerce, Government Regulation Of Aviation, Applications Of Contract And Commercial Law To Aviation-Related Transactions, Entity Choice For Aviation Businesses, Property Law Issues For Aircraft Owners And Airport Operators, Labour And Employment Law And The Aviation Industry, international laws and treaties affecting aviation

Recommended Textbook (s) and Supplementary Books :

  1. Fundamentals of Aviation Law by Raymond Speciale (Author), McGraw-Hill Education , ISBN-10: 0071458670, ISBN-13: 978-0071458672
  2. The Principles and Practice of International Aviation Law, by Brian F. Havel, DePaul University School of Law , Gabriel S. Sanchez, DePaul University School of Law, Cambridge University Press, ISBN: 9781139104210
  3. Aviation Law: Cases And Materials by Robert M. Jarvis  (Author), James T. Crouse  (Author), & 2more, Carolina Academic Press, ISBN-10: 1594600309, ISBN-13: 978-1594600302
  4. Reading lists and other materials will be provided for students registered on the course via online by lecturer.

Course Assessment:

  • Class Participation 10%,

  • Mid-term Examination 30%,

  • Assignments 10%,

  • Final Examination 50%,

Attendance 95 % compulsory.