Oil Spill

Criminal Justice

Elevator conversation results in new trial for BP engineer convicted in Deepwater Horizon case

Oil Spill

BP oil-spill settlement is upheld by 5th Circuit

Business of Law

Plaintiff ‘titan’ files civil racketeering class action against rival PI lawyer in BP oil spill case

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BP accuses lawyer of representing phantom clients in oil spill

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In a victory for BP, 5th Circuit tells judge to re-evaluate oil-spill payout formula

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How many barrels of oil were spilled in BP’s Gulf well? Judge must decide

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Judge nixes attorney fees for lawyer in oil spill case, says client’s signature on doc was forged

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With billions at issue, trial begins to apportion fault for oil spill among BP, its subcontractors

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Judge approves Transocean’s guilty plea in Gulf oil spill

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Judge OKs BP plea deal despite objections; pollution case looms

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Transocean to Pay $1.4B to Resolve DOJ Criminal Probe, Other Federal Claims re Gulf Oil Spill

@Law Scribbler

It’s Not Just Money Fears Blocking Access to Legal Help; Lawyer Distrust Is Growing

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Misinterpreted Pressure Readings Cited in Manslaughter Indictment Against Two BP Supervisors

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BP Says It Will Pay $4.5B to Resolve Federal Criminal and Securities Allegations

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BP Said to Be Near Federal Plea Deal with Record Criminal Penalty

Features

Biloxi Blues: Legal-Cost Fears Have Victims of the Oil Spill Sliding out of the Middle Class

Energy Law

Probe: Narrow BP Focus on Worker Safety Missed Big-Picture Issues Resulting in Massive Gulf Spill

Celebrities

Federal Jury Sides with Kevin Costner in Stephen Baldwin’s $17M Suit Over Oil Spill Cleanup Machines

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Trial Looms in Legal Battle of Actors Kevin Costner and Stephen Baldwin re Oil Spill Cleanup Machine

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Judge Gives Preliminary OK to $7.8B BP Deal; Government Plaintiffs Will Have to Wait for Trial