97. Absence, irregularity or loss of baggage check.

97.     Absence, irregularity or loss of baggage check.

The existence or the validity of the contract of carriage is unaffected by non-compliance with the checking requirements and the carriage is accordingly subject to the rules of the Montreal Convention1. The Convention specifies that the rules relating to the limitation of carrier liability2 apply notwithstanding non-compliance with the ticketing requirements3.