Ship Owner Seeks Finding That Insurer Owes Coverage For Insured’s Negligence

(November 3, 2015, 12:28 PM EST) -- GALVESTON, Texas — The insurer of a ship that allegedly caused a collision that resulted in the discharge of oil from the ship with which the insured ship collided is responsible for covering the cost for the cleanup of the discharged oil, a ship owner alleges in an Oct. 28 complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas (Kirby Inland Marine LP v. Shipowners Insurance and Guaranty Co. Ltd., No. 15-303, S.D. Texas).

(Complaint available. Document #03-151104-002C.)

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