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This extensive online journal is aimed at a diverse readership: travel industry professionals, travel lawyers, regulators, academics, consumers, and students of travel law. It covers all aspects of travel law: travel agency, tour operations, cruise law, air law, timeshare, hotel law as well as the regulation and licensing of the travel industry, including EU travel regulations. It includes a section on Travel Rights.

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Latest Articles

When will there be justice in Athens?

This is a brief report of a Canadian case which is of relevance to UK lawyers because it involved an analysis of…

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Principal or Agents?

In this article the author provides an analysis of the…

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Hotel found liable for fatal fall

What liability, if any, do hoteliers have for the safety…

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Brexit: The End for Regulation 261?

Kathryn Ward and Jonathan Lin The short answer is “no”!…

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Airline Not Liable for Negligence of Hotel

It was bound to happen sooner or later. What wasn’t…

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Ski At Your Own Risk – If the Slopes are Open

As ski resorts in Europe are being threatened with closure…

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King of the Skies? Ryanair v Delayfix (Case C-519/19)

It seems that once the Court of Justice of the…

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Local Standards Evidence: A Review of TUI UK Limited v Lynn Morgan

The issue of ‘local standards’ refuses to go away. Here…

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Regulation 261/2004: Past, Present and Future

Kathryn Ward, Henry Morris and Jonathan Lin In this article,…

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No ‘Unforeseeable Event’ Defence for Deliberate Acts of Hotel Employees: Advocate General Delivers Opinion in X v Kuoni

Advocate General Szpunar has just delivered his much-anticipated opinion in…

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Travel Rights

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Package Holiday Rights. FAQs.

What are the Package Travel Regulations and when do they apply?…

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Flight Problems: Your rights under Reg. 261 for flight cancellations, delays and denied boarding. FAQs.

What is the Montreal Convention and when does it apply?…

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Flight problems. Your rights under the Montreal Convention for delays to you and for damage, delay or loss of your baggage. FAQs.

The Montreal Convention (MC) is an international treaty, signed by almost all…

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Hotel Rights

This article applies to hotel bookings made directly with a hotel in the UK. Different considerations apply to bookings made via an…

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How to pursue your rights against a travel company

If you have complained to your travel company and not…

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Lost Baggage. Connecting Flights

If you have booked tickets on more than one airline…

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My hotel has burnt down. What are my rights?

It was reported recently that the luxury Andaman Hotel in Langkawi, Malaysia, burnt down. Fortunately, according to the reports no one was…

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Crumb of comfort for airlines which take passengers to the wrong airport

In a case brought before the European Court of Justice…

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ASA on misleading prices. Again.

The Advertising Standards Authority regularly investigates complaints about misleading prices…

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It’s a dog’s life

The US Department of Transport has recently changed the rules…

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CMA flies into action again

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has just announced it…

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Travellers love the CMA

Following action by the Competition and Markets Authority, LoveHolidays has…

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Vaccination success could boost medical tourism

According to a recent posting on Travelmole travel agents in…

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Lastminute .com agrees last minute refunds

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has been investigating lastminute…

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Bear with us!

It has been reported that an Alaskan Airlines plane landing…

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Sweet result for TUI. ASA rules in their favour

The website for TUI, www.tui.co.uk, seen on 2 September 2020,…

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