Warsaw Convention

An international treaty (full title: Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to International Carriage by Air, Signed at Warsaw on 12 October 1929) signed in in 1929, covering international air travel, including such topics as ticketing, cargo and liability.
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  • Warsaw Convention — n. An international convention that regulates international air transport of people and goods. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

  • Warsaw Convention — The Warsaw Convention is an international convention which regulates liability for international carriage of persons, luggage or goods performed by aircraft for reward.Originally signed in 1929 in Warsaw (hence the name), it was amended in 1955… …   Wikipedia

  • Warsaw Convention — a multilateral treaty on aviation set up chiefly to limit air carriers liability to passengers and shippers on international flights in the event of an accident. * * * Warsaw Convention noun The set of rules agreed to at the international… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Warsaw Convention — Treaty concluded in Warsaw, Poland in 1929 consisting of rules, including limitation of liability, for international air travel. The United States is a party to such treaty …   Black's law dictionary

  • Warsaw Convention — A multilateral treaty concluded at Warsaw, Poland, in 1929, to which the United States is a party, providing for the unification of certain rules relating to international transportation by air. 8 Am J2d Avi § 16 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Warsaw Convention — a multilateral treaty on aviation set up chiefly to limit air carriers liability to passengers and shippers on international flights in the event of an accident. * * * …   Universalium

  • Warsaw Pact — Not to be confused with the Warsaw Convention (airlines), and the Treaty of Warsaw (1970) between West Germany and the People s Republic of Poland. Warsaw Treaty Organization of Friendship, Cooperation, and Mutual Assistance Military alliance …   Wikipedia

  • Warsaw — For other uses, see Warsaw (disambiguation) and Warszawa (disambiguation). Warsaw Warszawa Capital City of Warsaw Miasto Stołeczne Warszawa Top …   Wikipedia

  • Warsaw (disambiguation) — Places = There are many places that bear the name of Warsaw. The most common include: * Warsaw, capital of Poland *Warsaw (European Parliament constituency) * Warsaw Voivodship (1920 1998) * Duchy of Warsaw (1806 1815) * Warsaw, Ontario, near… …   Wikipedia

  • Convention on International Civil Aviation — Chicago Convention Convention on International Civil Aviation Signed 1 December 1944 Location Chicago Effective 5 March 1947 Condition 26 ratifications Parties 190 (Cook Islands as well as all United Nations members, except for Liechtenstein,… …   Wikipedia

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