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Event: Aviation Law Conference

Source – JPB Transportation:

Aviation Law Conference

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

American University Washington College of Law

4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

Room 600

This conference will address current trends in regulation and legislation, mergers and acquisitions, and alliances in the international airline industry and what the future may hold. The panels will be composed of practicing attorneys, consultants, and economic experts in the various fields. Below is the agenda:
0830-0915 Registration/Coffee and Pastries
0915-0930 Welcome and Introductions
Claudio Grossman, Dean, Washington College of Law
Jamie Baldwin, WCL ‘81
0930-1000 Aviation Regulations and Legislation: Background and History
Jamie Baldwin WCL ‘81
1000-1045 Panel on Aviation Regulations and Legislation
Andrew F. Popper, Professor of Law, Washington College of Law
Mark Atwood, Esq., Cozen O’Connor, speaking on DOT Fitness Regulations
Daniel Friedenzohn, Esq., Assistant Professor, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, speaking on DOT Regulations on Tarmac Delays
Darryl Jenkins, Chairman, The American Aviation Institute, speaking on “How Much Regulation Do We Need?”
Ken Quinn, Esq., Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, speaking on Ownership and Control
Tom Whalen, Esq., Schott Johnson, LLP, speaking on DOT Passenger Rights Regulations and EU Reg. 261
1045-1100 Morning Networking Coffee Break
1100-1230 Panel on Aviation Regulations and Legislation (Con’t)
1230-1400 Luncheon
1400-1500 Panel on Aviation Regulations and Legislation (Con’t)
1500-1630 Panel on Current Policy and Legal Issues
Norwegian Air International’s Application for Foreign Air Carrier Permit
Consolidation in the Airline Industry
Paul V. Mifsud, Esq., Former Vice President, Government and Legal Affairs USA, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, now Consultant, Mifnet World
Russ Bailey, Esq., Attorney, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Vaughn Cordle, CFA, Partner at Ionosphere Capital, LLC and Air Transport Pilot
Allan Mendelsohn, Esq., Cozen O’Conner
1630-1645 Afternoon Networking Tea
1645-1745 Panel on Current Policy and Legal Issues (Con’t)
1745-1800 Wrap-Up
1800 End of Conference
WCL Alumni, AU & WCL Students, Faculty & Staff – No Charge
General Public – No Charge
(registration is required)
CLE Accreditation – $ 275.00
(5 credit hours) will be applied for as requested to different states.
For further information, please contact:
Office of Special Events & Continuing Legal Education
American University Washington College of Law
Phone: 202.274.4075; Fax: 202.274.4079; or
Register for this Event.