Month: March 2014

Retaliation and Wrongful Discharge Claims are Preempted by the Federal Aviation Act When the Protected Activity at Issue Involves Complaints About Pilot Qualification and Medical

In Ventress v. Japan Airlines, ___ F.3d ___ (9th Cir. March 28, 2014), the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the order of the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii (Judge Kobayashi) granting defendant’s motion for summary judgment on plaintiff’s...