Judge Carl Barbier approved Claims Administrator Patrick Juneau’s recommendations to pay out the balance of the $2.3 billion Seafood Compensation Program (SCP) Fund established by the histor... Read more
Allowing a corporate giant like BP to reap a windfall from its misconduct and burden the taxpayers with a hefty portion of the bill is not right. Read more
A Louisiana federal judge ordered Anadarko Petroleum Corp. to pay $159.5 million for Clean Water Act (CWA) violations stemming from the massive 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Read more
This past year was another defining year in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill litigation. Read more
While exposure to toxic agents can occur almost anywhere and at any time, the threat of exposure is greatest in the workplace. Read more
The full environmental impact of dispersants such as Corexit on the Gulf’s biodiversity has yet to be seen, but many are rightfully concerned about its effects. Read more
The Settlement Agreement also calls for BP to finance a $2.3 billion Seafood Compensation Program Settlement Fund and requires this fund to pay out any balance that may be remaining after th... Read more
Governor Robert Bentley announced on Oct. 22 that the State of Alabama has settled its claims against Transocean for damages caused by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.... Read more
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) revealed the final terms of the historic settlement it and other Gulf coast states reached with BP in July. Before a ruling on the potential Clean Water... Read more
Three Mexican states have asked the US Supreme Court to overturn a Fifth Circuit ruling that found the Mexican states lacked standing to sue BP PLC for coastline damage as a result of the De... Read more
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