August 31, 2020

2020 Annual Virtual Meeting - Course Materials

September 9-11, 2020

September 9-11, 2020

Virtual Meeting

2020 Annual Meeting

Meeting Schedule

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How COVID-19 is Transforming the Air Transportation: Legal, Regulatory, and Policy Issues

  1. CDC IFR (CDC- 2020-0033
  2. CDC IFR 85
  3. COVID-19 Travel Information - Australia
  4. COVID-19 Travel Information - China
  5. CRS Legal Sidebar Federal Travel Restrictions
  6. Joint A4A-IATA-RAA-NACA Comments
  7. Proclamation on Suspension of Entry as Immigrants and Nonimmigrants of Persons who Pose a Risk of Transmitting 2019 Novel Coronavirus 1.31.20
  8. Proclamation 9993
  9. Virginia Third-Amended-EO-61-Phase-I

Competition Panel: Airline Competition During A Pandemic

  1. Competition Policy in Distressed Industries

Government Relations - Policymaking During a Pandemic:  

  1. DOT Show Cause Order
  2. Procedures and Minimum Requirements for Loans
  3. Payroll-Support-Procedures-Form-FINAL
  4. R46315

Deregulation in Good Times; Government Bailouts in Bad Times:  

  1. Docket FAA-2004-16944
  2. Administrative Rulemaking_84 FR 71714
  3. DOT Order 2020-4-2 - CARES Final Order FINAL
  4. DOT_Notice Regarding Administration
  5. GAO_GAO RCED-97-4_Airline Deregulation
  6. GAO_GAO RCED-97-187_Airline Deregulation
  7. GAO_GAO RCED-99-92_Airline Deregulation
  8. GAO_GAO-06-630_Airline Deregulation
  9. GAO_GAO-20-74_Commercial Aviation
  10. High Density Traffic Airports_33 FR 17896
  11. High Density Traffic Airports_50 FR 52180
  12. Operating Limitations_JFK_73 FR 3510
  13. Operating Limitations_LaGuardia_71 FR 77854
  14. Operations_JFK_85 FR 21500
  15. Worldwide Slot Guidelines

Fireside Chat

Labor & Employment Litigation Panel

  1. Labor & Employment Documents
  2. CLE Materials
  3. Employment Litigation

Cargo Panel: We Are All Cargo Carriers Now

  1. Exemption
  2. Statutes

Diversity, Inclusion & Elimination of Bias in the Air & Space Industry

  1. Combatting COVID-19’s Threat to Diversity in the Legal Profession 

Space Panel: Impacts/Issues with Increased Use of Airspace for Space Launches

  2. FAA template for the Letter of Agreement
  3. 14 CFR 417.111(i)(5)(iii)
  4. 2018 Charter for the FAA Airspace Access Prioritization (AAP) Aviation Rulemaking Committee (ARC)
  5. Commercial Spaceflight Federation testimonyfor the Senate Commerce Committee's hearing on New Entrants in the National Airspace: Policy, Technology, and Security Issues for Congress in 2019
  6. 14 CFR 431.75(b)(2)
  7. ATO Policy JO 7400.2M (Commercial space launch /reentry content is in Chapter 31, Section 3, starting on page 315)
  8. FAA’s Airspace Integration Website
  9. Sharing Airspace_Tinoco and Yu STM 2019

General Counsel Panel: Law and Leadership During a Pandemic

  1. Prepared Remarks of Former Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program (“SIGTARP”)

International Panel: The Future of Alliances, Open Skies, and Globalization of Air Transport Post-COVID

  1. China Scheduling Orders
  2. Joint Application of DELTA AIR LINES, INC. AEROVIAS DE MEXICO, S.A. DE C.V. Under 49 U.S.C. §§ 41308 and 41309 for Approval of and Antitrust Immunity for Alliance Agreements

CLE Credit

The ABA will seek 10.00 hours of CLE credit in 60-minute states, and 12.00 hours of CLE credit for this program in 50-minute states. Credit hours are estimated and are subject to each state’s approval and credit rounding rules. Please visit the website for program CLE details or visit for general information on CLE at the ABA. For more information about CLE accreditation in your state, visit or contact Dawn R. Holiday or 312-988- 5660.

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