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BP challenges 'gross negligence' ruling in oil spill

BP has asked a federal judge to reconsider a ruling that the company acted recklessly leading up to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The British oil company faces as much as $18 billion in fines.

In a motion filed in U.S. District Court in New Orleans on Thursday (Oct. 2), BP said the findings were based on evidence that was supposed to be excluded from the trial. BP has asked for the

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BP’s New Motion Seems to be Primarily a PR/Intimidation Scheme

BP’s New Motion Seems to be Primarily a PR/Intimidation Scheme.

As you may have heard, BP filed a new motion today with the District Court to ask for the return of alleged “over-payments” to Oil Spill victims that BP agreed to pay under a landmark 2012 Settlement. The motion also asks the court to enjoin lawyers, like us, with respect to any attorneys’ fees. While nothing in litigation is certain, and there are no

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Latest BP Oil Spill News & Press

03-21-14 Next phase of gulf oil spill trial set for 2015 http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/next-phase-of-gulf-oil-spill-trial-set-for-2015/2014/03/21/dab68f52-b141-11e3-b8b3-44b1d1cd4c1f_story.html

03-17-14 BP asks the entire U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals to review the prior appellate decisions that it lost. http://www.wwltv.com/news/local/BP-asks-full-5th-Circuit-to-hear-causation-appeal-250703841.html

03-04-14 BP must live with $9.2 billion oil spill deal, court says 

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