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An Overview of Offshore Oil Drilling Risks, Legislation and Offshore Physical Damage Insurance Policies
Posted on 19 Jan 2011 by Rina Carmel

By Rina Carmel and Ashkan Yekrangi, Carlson, Calladine & Peterson LLP In their article appearing in the November/December 2010 issue of Coverage , “An Overview of Offshore Oil Drilling Risks, Legislation and Offshore Physical Damage Insurance... Read More

An Overview of Offshore Oil Drilling Risks, Legislation and Offshore Physical Damage Insurance Policies
Posted on 19 Jan 2011 by Rina Carmel

By Rina Carmel and Ashkan Yekrangi, Carlson, Calladine & Peterson LLP In their article appearing in the November/December 2010 issue of Coverage , “An Overview of Offshore Oil Drilling Risks, Legislation and Offshore Physical Damage Insurance... Read More

McCarter and English LLP on Insurance Coverage for Damages Arising from the Gulf Oil Spill
Posted on 16 Jun 2010 by Brian J. Osias and David C. Kane

By Brian J. Osias and David C. Kane, Attorneys, McCarter & English, LLP The recent oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has become arguably the worst in United States history. Spewing up to 30,000 barrels a day, it has surpassed even the Exxon Valdez... Read More

Eyjafjallajokull, Deepwater Horizon, and Property Insurance
Posted on 18 May 2010 by Eugene Wollan

By Eugene Wollan, Senior Counsel, Mound, Cotton, Wollan and Greengrass On March 20, 2010, and again on April 14, 2010, Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano erupted, creating a plume of ash and sediment so massive that air travel across Europe and... Read More

Insurance Implications of the Deepwater Horizon Disaster
Posted on 17 May 2010 by Michael Cessna

By Michael Cessna, of Counsel, Lathrop & Gage LLP The potential financial impact of the April 20, 2010 explosion and sinking of the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico may well eclipse the financial impact of the Exxon Valdez spill in 1989... Read More

Chip Merlin - BP Oil Spill Could Be Worse Than Any Hurricane Damage and Much More Widespread--Even the East Coast of Florida Could Be Impacted
Posted on 3 May 2010 by William F. "Chip" Merlin, Jr.

By Chip Merlin, Managing Partner, Merlin Law Group I hate to make doomsday predictions, but there is a possibility that the BP Oil Spill could be worse than any hurricane or catastrophe that I have been involved with. I spent yesterday speaking with... Read More