Hold on to Your Insurance … Federal Court Certifies Deepwater Horizon Questions to Texas Supreme Court BP’s woes from the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf continue. The federal Fifth Circuit in In re: Deepwater Horizon, withdrew an opinion of a three-judge panel and certified questions for consideration by the Supreme Court of Texas. Resolution of this dispute could significantly impact insurance law in Texas, which would demand energy companies to immediately and carefully review their insurance programs. View Full Post
As it was last week, LXBN was once again dominated by the employment law bloggers this week, as two of the most-discussed topics came from the realm of the EEOC. We also saw LXBN authors chime in on stories that had seen much discussion by the mainstream media: the first arrests following the BP oil spill and the controversial new Arizona immigration law hitting the Supreme Court. View Full Post