This article describes the facts of the 1984 Franklin Mint v. Trans World Airlines court case, providing the relevant background to the case. It also reviews the district court, circuit court, and Supreme Court opinions, with particular attention and analysis given to the Supreme Court opinion, and highlights the significant implications of the case.
D., Steven Mellema
"Recent Development: Franklin Mint Corporation v. Trans World Airlines Inc.: Limiting Air Carrier Liability Under the Warsaw Convention,"
Syracuse Journal of International Law and Commerce:
3, Article 7.
Available at: http://surface.syr.edu/jilc/vol11/iss3/7