Friday, May 6, 2011
Offshore News

Noble Sues Marathon Oil Over ‘Jim Day’ Contract Termination

HOUSTON (Dow Jones)–Contract drillerNoble Corp. (NE) is suing Marathon Oil Corp. (MRO) and seeking damages for terminating a four-year, $752 million deal to lease an ultra-deepwater rig in the Gulf...

May 6, 2011
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Thursday, February 24, 2011

Shell secures ‘Noble Jim Day’ for GoM operations

Noble Corporation today announced that the Company has secured a Letter of Intent (“LOI”) with a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc for the 12,000 foot ultra-deepwater semisubmersible Noble Jim...

February 24, 2011
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Monday, January 3, 2011

Marathon Oil Co. Terminates ‘Noble Jim Day’ Contract

ZUG, Switzerland, Jan. 3, 2011: Noble Corporation (NYSE: NE) today reported that Marathon Oil Company (“Marathon”) has provided notice that it is terminating the drilling contract for the ultradeepwater semisubmersible...

January 3, 2011
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Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Jones Act Case Study: Bobby Kirk v Noble Drilling (U.S.), Inc.

Case Name: Bobby Kirk v Noble Drilling (U.S.), Inc. Date of Judgment: 1st April 2009 Court: U.S.D.C. – S.D. Mississippi Judge: District Judge Starrett Citation: 2009 WL 910853 (S.D.Miss.) Background:...

May 13, 2009
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