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Since the European Court of Justice Sturgeon decision and its extension of the lump-sum compensation under EU Regulation 261/2004 to all flight delays exceeding three hours, there has been a considerable increase in litigation in France between passengers and air carriers. However, with the introduction of class actions into French law, this may now change.
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