Terms of BP litigation to be filed in New Orleans

Posted on March 20th, 2012 No Comments

A terms of a large Gulf oil spill lawsuit will be filed in a New Orleans U.S. district court will be filed by April 16, according to a district judge. The judge also stated that a conference with lawyers will be set up for May 3 in order to go over the remaining aspect in the case.

The conference is meant to discuss the last few issues before the actual trial can begin. This trial is against BP and the other parties that have been said to be responsible for the sinking of the Deepwater Horizon drill, which caused the Macondo well to rupture and spill oil into the Gulf.

The lawsuit was brought upon from local, state and federal governments after nearly 4.9 million barrels of oil spilled into the Gulf of Mexico.

Claims payments made from the Kenneth Feinberg Gulf Coast Claims Facility will now continue into the Court Supervised Oil Spill SettlementĀ Process.

If you or a loved one has had an oil spill claim denied, you need representation on your side that may be able to help you received the compensation that you deserve for your losses. Contact the Gulf Oil spill denied claims lawyers of Williams Kherkher by calling 800-821-1544 today.

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