- Insurance JournalMay 04 06:22 AM
After fighting for more than two years to avoid paying almost $1 billion in oil spill damages to Gulf Coast shrimpers, oystermen and seafood processors it claimed didn’t exist, BP Plc has thrown in the towel. “We have withdrawn our …
BP Results Still Hurt by Gulf Spill - The Wall Street Journal
- Channel NewsAsiaMay 05 09:27 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined a request from shareholders seeking to revive their class action lawsuit against BP claiming the British oil company misrepresented its safety procedures prior to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
- Stars and StripesMay 03 12:28 PM
The first order of business when John Cruden took over as the Justice Department’s top environmental lawyer was holding BP financially accountable for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill that fouled the Gulf of Mexico with millions of barrels of oil.
- The Bristol Bay TimesMay 06 10:52 AM
This week is the six-year anniversary of the BP Deepwater Horizon explosion and spill in the Gulf of Mexico, one of the most cataclysmic manmade environmental disasters during President Obama's time in office.
- BloombergMay 02 06:08 PM
After fighting for more than two years to avoid paying almost $1 billion in oil spill damages to Gulf Coast shrimpers, oystermen and seafood processors it claimed didn’t exist, BP Plc has thrown in the towel.
- Tampa Bay TimesApr 27 08:05 AM
Remember the disastrous BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico? BP sure hasn't forgotten, given that by this month's six-year anniversary, the giant oil-exploration company has paid out $56 billion in costs related to the spill.
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- Fishupdate.comMay 06 01:02 AM
BP is reported to have given up fighting compensation claims totalling $1 billion by US Gulf Coast shrimpers, oystermen and seafood processors following the 2010 Deep Water Horizon oil spill.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 04 05:37 AM
By Stephen Eisenhammer RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Mining companies Vale SA and BHP Billiton were hit with a 155 billion-real ($43.5 billion) civil lawsuit for the collapse of a dam at a mine last year that killed 19 people and caused damage that prosecutors said was comparable to BP's oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The 359-page lawsuit brought by independent federal prosecutors was the result...
- PR Newswire via Yahoo! FinanceMay 03 06:32 AM
BP Plc has been allowed to drop its bid to avoid paying close to USD 1 billion in oil spill damages to seafood producers operating in the Gulf of Mexico. The supermajor oil and gas company spent two years trying to avoid paying the full USD 2.3 billion promised as compensation to the shrimpers, oystermen and fishermen whose livelihoods were damaged by the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
- The Wall Street JournalApr 26 09:16 PM
Six years after a deadly blowout sent a slick of oil floating along the Gulf Coast for months, BP disclosed almost $1 billion in fresh charges that bring its total bill from the disaster to more than $56 billion and counting.