Cross-Border Oil Pollution – Pacific Focus


Trans-boundary pollution incidents on the Pacific Coast of the United States and Canada have illustrated the difficulties and sometimes unpredictable issues of a political, practical and social nature that can arise with an oil spill occurrence.

The journal article was published in the 4th quarter 2013 in the Journal of Transportation Law, Logistics and Policy by the US Association of Transportation Law Professionals.

About Thomas S. Hawkins

Tom is a founding partner of the firm and practices in the areas of maritime law, insurance defence and commercial litigation advising clients on matters relating to marine insurance, arrest of vessels, towage, pollution, collision, terminals, cargo, employment, bodily injury and maritime commercial matters. Tom has conducted cases in the trial and appellate courts of the Federal Court, the British… view full profile »