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California Court Denies Summary Judgment on Known Conditions Exclusion
Posted on 7 May 2014 by Brian Margolies

In its recent decision in Lennar Mare Island v. Steadfast Ins. Co ., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 26405, [ enhanced version available to subscribers ], the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California had occasion to consider... Read More

Insurance Coverage Issues for Third-Party Businesses and Municipalities with Losses Due to the Oil Rig Explosion in the Gulf of Mexico
Posted on 15 Jun 2010 by Selena Linde

By Selena Linde, Partner, Perkins Coie LLP An explosion at the Deepwater Horizon drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010 left eleven workers dead. Each day since the explosion occurred, approximately 210,000 gallons of oil have... 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