Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Gianni Donati (ARGUED), Princeton, New Jersey, for Appellant.
Francis P. Newell (ARGUED), Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Stacy A. Fols, Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, for Appellees.
Before: BECKER, Chief Judge, WEIS, and GARTH, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit.
OPINION OF THE COURT
WEIS, Circuit Judge.
In this appeal, we determine that the defendant airline's form letter advising a number of passengers that their tickets are considered to be stolen may be defamatory to the plaintiff travel agency that sold the tickets. We also conclude that the preemption provision of the Airline Deregulation Act does not apply to this state tort claim. Accordingly, we will reverse the District Court's dismissal of the plaintiff...
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