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British Petroleum was the real victim of the New Orleans oil spill, or at least that is what the company is claiming in thousands of legal letters and full page newspaper advertisements. The company, which is directly responsible for…>read more1 Comment June 26, 2013
The trial in the BP oil spill case began on Monday morning in New Orleans in front of a federal judge and without a jury, according to Reuters. “This is a game of corporate chicken,” said John Zavitsanos,…>read moreNo Comment February 25, 2013
On Friday, the United States judge issued final approval to BP Plc’s settlement with businesses and individuals who suffered money losses and property losses in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, according to Reuters. The order issued…>read moreNo Comment December 24, 2012
In citing the “lack of business integrity,” the government of the United States has banned BP from any new federal contracts. The decision from the government came after BP agreed earlier in November to plead guilty to criminal charges…>read moreNo Comment November 29, 2012
Attorneys for two employees of BP said that they were unfair targets of the United States government in an unfair investigation. The two employees were charged with manslaughter in the Deepwater Horizon disaster that left 11 people dead and…>read moreNo Comment November 16, 2012