The Attorney General of Alabama has sent a letter to the administrator of the Gulf Coast Claims Facility, Kenneth Feinberg, stating that processing the oil spill claims is taking too long.
The ag stated that the GCCF has taken a long time to pay out the claims so that the victims become too desperate and settle for an amount lower than they should.
He also reminded the people of Alabama that April 20 is the deadline to file a claim in the court litigation against the owner of the Deepwater Horizon, Transocean.
If you or a loved one suffered from the Gulf oil spill nearly a year ago and your claim was rejected, contact the Gulf oil spill rejected claims lawyers of Williams Kherkher by calling 800-821-1544 today to discuss your case.
The governor of Alabama has said that he has reassurance from Kenneth Feinberg that there will be improvements made to the Gulf Coast claims process.
These improvements will be put into place so that the outstanding claims filed by Alabamians as a result of the oil spill last year will be reviewed.
The Gulf Coast Claims Facility will make sure that the claims filed by victims in Alabama are reviewed, processed and paid in a timely manner. There will be three accounting firms to help with the process.
If you or a loved one has been denied an oil spill claim, but have suffered tremendously from the spill, contact the Gulf oil spill denied claims lawyers of Williams Kherkher by calling 800-821-1544 today.
The Gulf Coast Claims Facility has paid nearly 180,000 claims while going through the emergency claims process, but nearly 300,000 claims were denied.
Pressure from the government has the claims processing group looking over the denied claims because many of them were put into a category that deemed them indirectly affected by the oil spill.
Claims that were denied include those in the real estate market and professionals such as doctors and lawyers. Many of these people are now resubmitting claims and hoping that they will not get denied this time because their business has affected their income significantly and they are seeking compensation.
If you have been denied an oil spill claim, you need experienced representation on your side in order to help you resubmit a claim. Contact the Gulf oil spill lawyers of Williams Kherkher by calling 800-821-1544 today.
The administrator of the $20 billion BP fund that was set up to help compensate victims who were affected by the oil spill, Kenneth Feinberg, has been on the claim that he is fully independent from BP.
A judge in the U.S. District Court issued the response after Feinberg said that he was completely independent from BP while settling claims through the fund. The judge said that these claims are “improper.”
The judge has stated that the relationship between BP and Feinberg are “hybrid” because the company is not settling any complaints, but they are the ones who appointed Feinberg. It is thought that because of this, more people may sue and not accept any quick settlements from the fund.
If you or a loved one has been denied a claim, this could cause you and your family to face serious financial issues after the damage that was done from the oil spill. Contact the Gulf oil spill rejected claims lawyers of Williams Kherkher today by calling 800-821-1544 and discussing your case.