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Fishermen sue Texas lawyer in BP claims dispute

Tue, 2014-01-07 16:39
A group of fishermen sue a Texas lawyer over claims he misappropriated the identities of deckhands to secure a lucrative appointment to a committee of attorneys for victims of BP's oil spill.

Fishermen sue Texas lawyer in BP claims dispute

Tue, 2014-01-07 15:24
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A group of Vietnamese fishermen has sued a Texas lawyer over claims he misappropriated the identities of thousands of deckhands to secure a lucrative appointment to a committee of attorneys for victims of BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill. A class-action lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court alleges that San Antonio-based lawyer Mikal Watts failed to file claims for at least 98 ...

BP, claiming fraud, wants to stop oil-spill payments

Tue, 2014-01-07 11:29
The Deepwater Horizon settlement agreement is in turmoil, with BP attempting to stop the payments and saying money shouldn’t have gone to an adult escort service, a global nuclear consultant… Click to Continue »

BP Oil Spill Beach Report: January 6, 2014

Tue, 2014-01-07 09:38
The following is a summary of the daily beach oiling report issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). We will endeavour to publish this summary each day the FDEP issues such a report. While the media and public believe that the effects of BP’s Deepwater Horizon Blowout and Oil Spill have been largely eradicated, [...]

Vendors call for compensation

Sun, 2014-01-05 05:28
Bhaji, a fisherman at King’s Wharf San Fernando, says since the oil spill there has been a fish shortage. PHOTO: KRISTIAN DE SILVA

Louisiana AG: Judge ignoring state's BP claims

Sat, 2014-01-04 14:05
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell has accused a federal judge of ignoring the state's claims over BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill and asked an appeals court to intervene.

Fisherfolk call for Carmona to intervene

Sat, 2014-01-04 03:29
La Brea resident Kurlon Pierre undergoes an ECG at the Brighton Sports Club, La Brea, yesterday. Pierre decided to go for a check-up after feeling unwell due to the effects of the oil spill in the community.

Louisiana AG: Judge is ignoring state's BP claims - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

Fri, 2014-01-03 19:40
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell has accused a federal judge of ignoring the state's claims over BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill and asked an appeals court to intervene.

Louisiana attorney general accuses federal judge of ignoring state's claims over BP oil spill

Fri, 2014-01-03 19:24
NEW ORLEANS - Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell has accused a federal judge of ignoring the state's claims over BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill and asked an appeals court to intervene. In a court filing this week, Caldwell's office asked the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to transfer its spill-related claims from U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier to a different judge in the Eastern ...

Louisiana AG: Judge is ignoring state's BP claims

Fri, 2014-01-03 19:24
Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell has accused a federal judge of ignoring the state's claims over BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill and asked an appeals court to intervene. In a court ...

Louisiana AG: Judge is ignoring state's BP claims

Fri, 2014-01-03 19:24
Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell has accused a federal judge of ignoring the state's claims over BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill and asked an appeals court to intervene. In a court ...

La. attorney general accuses federal judge of ignoring state's claims over BP oil spill

Fri, 2014-01-03 19:19
NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell has accused a federal judge of ignoring the state's claims over BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill and asked an appeals court to intervene.

Louisiana AG: Judge Is Ignoring State's BP Claims

Fri, 2014-01-03 19:17
Louisiana attorney general accuses federal judge of ignoring state's claims over BP oil spill        

Louisiana AG: Judge Is Ignoring State's BP Claims

Fri, 2014-01-03 19:14
Louisiana attorney general accuses federal judge of ignoring state's claims over BP oil spill        

La. AG claims judge is ignoring state's BP claims

Fri, 2014-01-03 19:06
Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell has accused a federal judge of ignoring the state's claims over BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill and asked an appeals court to intervene. In a court ...

La. AG claims judge is ignoring state's BP claims

Fri, 2014-01-03 19:06
Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell has accused a federal judge of ignoring the state's claims over BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill and asked an appeals court to intervene. In a court ...

Ex-BP engineer: Juror misconduct tainted verdict

Fri, 2014-01-03 08:13
Defense attorneys for a former BP engineer convicted of trying to obstruct a federal investigation of the company's 2010 Gulf oil spill claimed Thursday that jurors engaged in misconduct that warrants ...

Ex-BP engineer: Juror misconduct tainted verdict

Fri, 2014-01-03 08:13
Defense attorneys for a former BP engineer convicted of trying to obstruct a federal investigation of the company's 2010 Gulf oil spill claimed Thursday that jurors engaged in misconduct that warrants ...

Court to expedite BP appeal over linking payment to oil spill

Fri, 2014-01-03 05:16
A court has agreed to fast-track an appeal from BP ( BP ) over the decision of U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier to reject the company's request to link compensation for the 2010 Gulf oil spill directly to the disaster. BP argues that Barbier has ignored a higher-court ruling in making his decision, so the oil provider has asked the appeals court to step in. BP has been battling with Barbier ...
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