Investigation of BP Settlement and Administrator Patrick Juneau Finds no Corruption

Judge Carl Barbier, the Federal Judge overseeing the Deepwater Horizon Settlement Program, recently called on former FBI director Louis Freeh, to investigate the inner workings of the Program and to ensure that Claims Administrator Patrick Juneau was not participating in any conduct that could be considered unethical. Following the discovery of an isolated case of…

BP’s Baseless Allegations

Since the launch of BP’s recent multi-million dollar advertising campaign, speculation has arisen from both the opposing and supporting sides of BP’s efforts. BP’s ads, Fraud Hotline, and overall press have been a continuous and firm effort to deter potential claimants from being evaluated under the Settlement Program designed to address the economic losses experienced…

Remembering Why BP Agreed

The 2010 BP oil spill was one of the worst environmental disasters in our country’s history. 11 rig workers lost their lives unexpectedly in the tragic explosion. The wildlife in the Gulf has suffered, and the full extent of damage remains to be seen. Hundreds of volunteer clean-up workers are currently experiencing some of the…