Aug 7, 2014

Supreme Court of Canada Grants Leave in Montreal Convention/Language Rights Case

Air Canada v. Thibodeau, [2013] 2 FCR 155, 2012 FCA 246 (CanLII)

Originally published on May 2, 2013 on the Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP Aviation Law Blog: http://aviationlawblog.ahbl.ca/

Author: Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP

The Supreme Court of Canada announced today that it will hear an appeal of a case which considered the interaction and potential conflict between the Montreal Convention (a treaty governing international air travel) and Canadian language law rights.

Click here to view a recent article by Michael Dery regarding this case. Click here to view the announcement from the Supreme Court of Canada. Click here to view the Federal Court of Canada decision that is being appealed.