Month: August 2013

FAA Draft Revision of AC 120-78 – Electronic Signatures, Recordkeeping and Manuals

The Federal Aviation Administration recently issued a draft revision of AC 120-78 clarifying and expanding its guidance on the use of electronic recordkeeping in various flight and maintenance operations. The AC continues its requirement for FAA approval or acceptance of

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Lender’s ECOA Violation Requiring Spousal Guaranty bars Enforcement in in North Carolina

On August 20, 2013, the North Carolina Court of Appeals held, as a matter of first impression, that a lender requiring a spousal loan guaranty in violation of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act is an affirmative defense barring enforcement of

Posted in Banking

Right Turns on a Circling Approach

The FAA Chief Counsel published an August 8, 2013 interpretation of the §91.126 requirement that at non-towered airports, all turns in the traffic pattern are to be to the left unless “otherwise authorized or required.” The question asked was whether

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