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BP Oil-Spill Settlement Approval Upheld by Appeals Court

Bloomberg-Approval of BP Plc (BP/)’s $9.2 billion partial settlement of private-party claims from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill was upheld by a U.S. appeals court. Objectors said the settlement was unfair and couldn’t be approved because it inconsistently compensated victims with the same types of economic injuries. London-based BP asked the court to […]

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Latest From Bloomberg Businessweek-Oil Spill Judge ‘Deeply Disappointed’ by BP

BP has really irritated Judge Carl Barbier this time. From his courtroom in New Orleans, Barbier presides over the multifaceted litigation concerning the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. He has sole discretion over a series of decisions determining whether BP (BP)‘s liability bill from that disaster will total several additional billions of dollars or […]

Special Session To Be Held for Healthcare Providers Regarding the BP Settlement Program

Contact: Allison Didier, APR (888) 270-6288 / [email protected] May 22, 2013 – (Sarasota, FL) – While more than 57,000 business and individual economic loss claims have been filed in Florida alone, misconceptions still remain about the facts of the Program and qualifications. Hank Didier, Founding Partner of ERG Law Firm, will speak to healthcare providers […]