5th Circ. Sends Ensco Rig Debris Suit Back To Dallas

Law360, New York (August 13, 2009, 5:42 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court's decision to remand to a Texas county court a suit brought by drilling services company Ensco International Inc. against Lloyd's of London over coverage for $3.75 million in damages related to the cleanup of oil rig debris.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled Wednesday that the sole issue at hand was whether Ensco's insurance policies contained a waiver of the right to remove the case to federal court, concluding that there was a...
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