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What the Appeals Ruling Means to BP Claimants

The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals issued a ruling on October 3rd on BP’s appeal regarding how certain types of accounting principles apply when utilizing the Settlement Program’s economic formulas for computing the “amount” of a client’s claim for losses. Simply put, the 5th Circuit’s Order rules that Judge Barbier, the Claims Administrator, Plaintiffs’ counsel, […]


Attorney, Father of BP Rig Worker, Speaks Out on BP Program

As BP continues their intensive and expensive public relations campaign designed to sway potential participants from being evaluated under the Deepwater Horizon Settlement Program, the general realization that BP is trying to back out of a fair and just agreement is becoming more evident. Even if the conservative media is falling for BP’s tactics, it […]