Category: Maritime and Offshore Injury
Final Settlement Issued For The BP Oil Spill
After years of both civil and criminal litigation and too many dollars to count spent in damages, a final settlement has recently been issued for...
J. Price McNamara Discusses Six Things You Need To Know About Maritime Lawsuits
The Jones Act and Maritime law protect maritime workers who are injured on the job. This means that these workers have several options to recover...
Maritime Law in Action for One Belleville Man
When a maritime worker is injured on the job, they may be entitled to compensation thanks to the Jones Act.
Gulf Coast Oyster Farmers See Business Improve
After years of extreme and severe damage from the BP Oil Spill that pounded the environment around Louisiana in 2010, Gulf Coast oyster farmers are...
BP Announces Settlement For 2010 Oil Spill In Gulf Of Mexico
The Deep Horizons Oil Spill created tremendous economic and environmental damage. After spending billions already on recovery, fines and legal fees, BP has recently announced...
6 Common Questions About Maritime Injury Cases
Maritime injuries and the damage they cause are common and workers need to know what they can do if they suffer from one. J. Price...
Experts Say Gulf Oil Spill Could Last 100 Years Or More
Oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico have contributed to major damage for residents along the coast. And despite insistence to the contrary, wells in...
What Is Maritime Law?
Maritime law is a complicated system of legal issues that involves workers on water bound vessels for a certain portion of their employment. If you...
Exxon Mobile Receives Guyana Drilling Contract
In international news, Exxon Mobile has recently received a drilling contract with the government in Guyana. Venezuela protests, but Guyana intends to continue regardless. The...
BP Trial For Oil Spill Starts Final Phase
The infamous Deepwater Horizon oil spill trial started its final phase last week as courts in New Orleans began the process of determining the fine...
Louisiana Wrongful Death Oil Rig Case Settles Out Of Court
Last week, just before it was supposed to go to trial, a wrongful death action for an oil rig accident in Beaumont settled out of...
Louisiana Employee Seeks $1M for Injuries Sustained in Barge Collision
A Louisiana woman sues her employer for injuries in a maritime accident. For special maritime law, you’ll need an experienced attorney to represent you, such as...