PREEMPTION -In the 9th Circuit, J. Schroeder finds that an airline's the failure to warn on the danger of deep vein thrombosisispreempted by FAA regulations but remands the seating configuration claims brought under state law to reconsider whether they too arepreemptedal.Montalvo v. Spirit Airlines
DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION -Per Curiam, the 9th Circuit finds that paraplegic Doran has suffered an injury in fact that is concrete andthus has constitutional standing to challengeaccess atthe North Harbor 7-Eleven store, 550 miles from his home. Doran v. 7-Eleven
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