Archive | March, 2013

For Restaurants and Hotels, Tourism Multiplier Means Higher Claims in BP Settlement Program

If you’re a restaurant or hotel owner, or food service contractor located on the west coast of Florida, your potential BP claim may be even higher than you think.  Businesses such as these are designated as “tourism industry” businesses and are eligible for a Risk Transfer Premium (RTP) which was set forth to compensate claimants for […]

BP in Trial: The Settlement Remains

February 28th marked the beginning of BP’s civil trial, resulting in a plethora of greed, failure to maintain, and finger pointing allegations. With testimony from Randy Ezell, a survivor of the BP rig explosion, and a series of text messages and e-mails portraying the dismissal of maintenance needs and further required safety procedures, BP is […]