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Laura Foggan Talks With A.M. Best about Insurer Concerns with Hydrofracking Claims

A.M. Best Company
September 22, 2011

Wiley Rein Insurance Practice partner Laura Foggan discussed with A.M. Best the insurance aspects and coverage implications of hydraulic fracturing in pursuit of natural gas.

As Ms. Foggan explains, "The biggest public concern has been with the composition of fracking fluids and their potential impact on groundwater and drinking water sources. So we're probably talking about pollution claims and pollution claims are likely excluded by the types of pollution exclusions found in newer policies."

To watch the interview, click here.