List of Space Law Cases

List of Space Law Cases in the United States

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COURT CASES: 1990-1999

  • 40:1 American Satellite Company v. The United States
  • 40:2 Florida Coalition for Peace and Justice v. George Herbert Walker Bush
  • 40:3 Transpace Carriers, Inc. v. United States
  • 40:4 American Satellite Company v. The United States
  • 40:5 Alpha Lyracom Space Communications, Inc., v. Communications
    Satellite Corporation
  • 40:6 Martin Marietta Corporation v. International Telecommunications
    Satellite Organization
  • 40:7 American Satellite Company v. The United States
  • 40:8 Hughes Communications Galaxy, Inc. v. The United States
  • 40:9 Martin Marietta Corporation v. International Telecommunications
    Satellite Organization
  • 40:10 Sandra Jean Smith v. United States
  • 40:11 Alpha Lyracom Space Communications, Inc. v. Communications
    Satellite Corporation
  • 40:12 American Satellite Company v. The United States
  • 40:13 Alpha Lyracom Space Communications, Inc., v. COMSAT Corporation
  • 40:14 COMSAT Corporation v. Federal Communications Commission
  • 40:15 PANAMSAT Corporation v. Federal Communications Commission

COURT CASES: 2001-2003

  • 40:16 Dynacs Engineering Company, Inc., v. The United States
  • 40:17 Comsat Corporation v. Federal Communications Commission
  • 40:18 In the Matter of the Arbitration between: Space Systems/LORAL,
    Inc. and Yuzhnoye Design Office
  • 40:19 Hughes Communications Galaxy, Inc. v. United States
  • 40:20 Satellite Broadcasting and Communications Association v. Federal
    Communications Commission
  • 40:21 Teledesic LLC v. Federal Communications Commission
  • 40:22 COMSAT Corporation v. Federal Communications Commission
  • 40:23 Hughes Communications Inc. v. Spar Aerospace Limited
  • 40:24 Lockheed Martin Corporation v. Space Systems/LORAL, Inc

COURT CASES: 2004-2005

  • 40:25 Panamsat Corporation v. Federal Communications Commission
  • 40:26 Northpoint Technology, Ltd. v. Federal Communications Commission

COURT CASES: 2006-2007

  • 40:27 Space Exploration Technologies Corp. v. Boeing Co
  • 40:28 DirecTV, Inc. v. State 178 N.C. App
  • 40:29 Hunley v. Orbital Sciences Corp., No
  • 40:30 New Valley Corp. v. United States,
  • 40:31 Gross v. SES Americom, Inc
  • 40:32 DirecTV, Inc. v. Deerey (In re Deerey)
  • 40:33 Time Warner Cable, Inc. v. DirecTV, Inc. No
  • 40:34 EchoStar Satellite LLC v. Persian Broadcasting Co. Civil Action
  • 40:35 Statutory Committee of Unsecured Creditors v. Motorola, Inc
  • 40:36 StarTrak Systems, LLC v. Hester Civ. No
  • 40:37 Unites States ex rel. Sallade v. Orbital Sciences Corp
  • 40:38 Freeland v. Iridium World Communications, Ltd
  • 40:39 Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s, London v. Boeing Co
  • 40:40 Boeing Co. v. U.S. Dep’t of the Air Force
  • 40:41 In re DBSD North America, Inc
  • 40:42 Imaging Holdings I, LP v. Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd
  • 40:43 Federal Trade Commission: 2006 In the Matter of the Boeing
    Company, Lockheed Martin Corporation and United Launch Alliance, LLC.

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