In its recent decision in Lennar Mare Island v. Steadfast Ins. Co ., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 26405, [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California had occasion to consider...
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...
By Marc Lanzkowsky, Founder and Principal, Lanzko Consulting, Inc.
As the losses in the gulf continue to rise, the true claims impact has yet to unfold
I don’t think the insurance industry has felt the true brunt of the horrific events...
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...
By John L. Watkins, Shareholder, Chorey, Taylor & Feil
Last week, courtesy of my friends at LEXIS, I attended the HB Litigation Conference in Atlanta on litigation and insurance coverage issues arising from the BP oil spill disaster in the Gulf...