A jury in Dallas recently awarded $2.9 million to a Texas family in one of the first trials involving allegations that hydraulic fracturing caused nearby residents to suffer health problems and property damage. Although commentators were quick to point out … Continue reading
Posted: Jun 24, 2014
In a highly anticipated ruling earlier this month, the Texas Supreme Court rejected Amerisure Insurance Company’s attempt to radically expand the scope of a common exclusion for liability assumed by contract found in many comprehensive general liability insurance policies. See … Continue reading
Posted: Jan 28, 2014
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. made headlines in the ongoing debate over hydraulic fracturing earlier this month, declaring that it won’t cover damage related to the controversial drilling process.
Hydraulic fracturing, commonly referred to as “fracking,” is a process in which … Continue reading
Posted: Jul 24, 2012