Russia House International Lawyers
Russia House International Lawyers
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Aviation | Commercial Matters

While best known for its accident and claims work, the firm also provides a comprehensive aviation law service and advises in the following commercial areas:

  • acquisitions and disposals
  • aircraft certification and registration
  • aircraft purchase, sale, leasing and financing
  • airline alliances and joint ventures (e.g., code-sharing, franchising, joint operations, equity investments)
  • airline start-ups
  • airport issues (e.g., ground handling, slot allocation, concessions, immigration, air traffic control)
  • bank funding
  • bilateral air services agreements
  • CAA regulation
  • charter and lease agreements: wet, damp, dry, net or finance
  • code sharing and franchising arrangements
  • company incorporation
  • e-commerce including website agreements and terms and conditions, internet linking agreements and host services agreements
  • employment
  • establishment of subsidiaries in different jurisdictions
  • ground handling contracts
  • immigration matters
  • IT contracts including maintenance agreements, licences and facilities management agreements
  • maintenance and support agreements
  • military aircraft upgrade contracts
  • Private Finance Initiative funding (PFI and PPP)
  • relations with travel agents
  • sales and marketing arrangements (e.g., agency contracts, CRS participation, frequent flyer programmes)
  • sales and promotional activities
  • sales and purchases of aircraft and other assets
  • slot allocation and slot transactions
  • spares sales agreements
  • start-ups for airlines
  • taxation issues
  • tickets, air waybills and conditions of carriage

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