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Attorneys and Accountants Representing Clients in BP Settlement Program: Let Us Co-Counsel or Be Your Referral Partner So you Can Move On with Your Business

The BP Settlement Program, which commenced in 2012, was supposed to be straightforward, objective, and transparent.  As it turns out, new policies, increasing document requests, and frequent appeals have complicated the process to the point of frustration for many on the client service side.  In addition, far more advocacy is required for successful claims representation.  […]

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While Economic Recovery Claim Payments Restart, Environmental Impacts of BP Oil Spill Still Being Discovered

More than four years after the BP oil spill, the full extent of the impact is still unknown.  That’s because environmental experts are still uncovering damage.  Just last month, a massive tar mat, measuring 32 feet long and 9 feet wide, was discovered off of Gulf Islands National Seashore’s Fort Pickens Beach. Florida Panhandle officials […]

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Second Federal Appeals Court Affirms BP Settlement Program, Said Injunction on Payments Should Be Lifted

Orlando, FL – (March 3, 2014) — The Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in Louisiana today ruled against BP in its bid to try and stop or severely change the terms of the Deepwater Horizon Court-supervised Settlement Program.  The Appeals panel agreed by a 2-1 vote in support of presiding Federal Court Judge Carl […]