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Airline wifi supplier Gogo says ex-lawyers' missteps cost the company patents, market presence

Scott Holland Aug. 11, 2016, 4:34pm

Chicago-based GoGo, facing stiff competition as it looks to maintain is place atop the in-flight wireless Internet market, is going on the offensive against its old legal team, alleging its former lawyers failed to adequately protect Gogo’s patents. 

IL Supreme Court: State wrong to deny unemployment benefits to American Airlines worker fired for upgrading passenger

Jonathan Bilyk Feb. 5, 2016, 12:57pm

An American Airlines worker who was fired by the airline for helping a passenger secure a seating upgrade and some champagne for the flight has been cleared to collect unemployment benefits, after the Illinois Supreme Court found, since the worker did nothing illegal or obviously wrong, American Airlines’ lack of clear, written governing how to give passenger upgrades negated the airline’s claims it had the right to fire the worker for “misconduct.”