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BP oil spill
Summary: BP has requested that a federal judge remove Patrick Juneau from his post as the oil spill settlement administrator citing new evidence found in emails. BP has been able to produce more evidence against Patrick Juneau, the court-appointed Louisiana lawyer…>read moreNo Comment November 3, 2014
Summary: BP argued in federal court that it has overpaid claims to businesses that reported damages after BP’s 2010 oil spill. A federal judge ruled that the deal will not be retroactively altered. ABC News reports that a federal judge…>read moreNo Comment September 25, 2014
BP is asking a federal judge to order restitution and interest for what it claims are hundreds of millions of dollars of overpayments to businesses from the 2010 Gulf oil spill, according to The Association Press. BP filed its request…>read moreNo Comment June 30, 2014
According to a report by Bloomberg News, BP faces billions of dollars in additional payments after they failed again to convince an appeals court that the company is being forced to pay claims that are not directly related to the…>read moreNo Comment May 21, 2014
British Petroleum will be forced to live with a $9.2 billion dollar settlement for the people affected by the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The energy and oil giant had previously claimed that there was significant misinterpretation of their deal,…>read moreNo Comment March 4, 2014
British Petroleum (BP) lost a bid to require businesses to provide proof that their economic losses were caused by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Although BP initially valued the economic-loss settlement at $7.8 billion, The Gulf of Mexico…>read moreNo Comment December 25, 2013
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 the…>read more1 Comment June 26, 2013
On May 3, BP Exploration Alaska, Inc. made an agreement to pay $25 million as a penalty to Alaska. This penalty came to BP as a result of spilling more than 5,000 barrels of crude oil from its pipelines on…>read moreNo Comment May 4, 2011
Good morning everybody! Today is Tuesday, November 9th. Here’s a look back at yesterday’s stories. Ballard Spahr will open its 13th office with the addition of a group of attorneys from the San Diego litigation boutique La Bella & McNamara LLP……>read moreComments Off November 8, 2010
Weitz & Luxenberg partner Robert J. Gordon has been named the 2011 Mass Tort Litigator of the Year by legal publication Best Lawyers. According to a firm press release, Gordon has tried 70 mass tort cases resulting in jury…>read moreNo Comment November 8, 2010
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