Court of Appeal Upholds High Court Judgment Regarding Temporal Scope of Follow-on Claims in Air-transport Sector

    View Authors January 2019

    On 29 January 2019, the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment, dismissing the appeal by La Gaitana Farms SA & Others of the High Court judgment of Mrs Justice Rose dated 4 October 2017. The High Court’s judgment held that Article 101 TFEU does not permit claims for damages to be brought in relation to air transport routes (i) between the EU and third countries during the period before 1 May 2004, and (ii) between EEA countries (that are not members of the EU) and third countries during the period before 19 May 2005.