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WASHINGTON — Rabbi S. Binyomin Ginsberg used to fly often enough on Northwest Airlines that he achieved Platinum Elite status, the highest level. But the airline revoked his membership in its frequent flier program in June 2008, saying that he had abused it by making too many complaints and by ...
FOR PUBLICATION UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT S. BINYOMIN GINSBERG, Rabbi, an individual and on behalf of all others similarly situated, Plaintiff-Appellant, No. 09-56986
QUESTION PRESENTED Rabbi S. Binyomin Ginsberg is a long-standing Northwest customer who, in 2005, earned the highest level of membership benefits in Northwest’s “WorldPerks”
S. Binyomin Ginsberg became a member of the Northwest Airlines frequent flyer program in 1999 and obtained Premium Elite Status in 2005. In 2008, his
Rabbi S. Binyomin Ginsberg has just won a small victory for airline passengers tired of being treated badly.
Rabbi Binyomin Ginsberg (R) talks to reporters about his case, in which he sued Northwest Airlines for breach of contract after the airline said he had abused their frequent-flyer program, following arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on December 3, 2013.
S. Binyomin Ginsberg alleged the now-defunct Northwest Airlines breached a contract, but the court instead weighed whether he could even sue under a 1978 law limiting such claims against airlines.
A Supreme Court Fight For The Rights Of ... Rabbi S. Binyomin Ginsberg sued Northwest Airlines for what he says was unfair termination from its frequent-flier program.