BP Appeal Over ‘Absurd’ Gulf Oil Spill Payouts

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Hands In BP’s Oil, Greenpeace. Photo source: © Greenpeace

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Oil giant BP is taking legal action in the US to limit payouts by a fund set up to compensate those affected by the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico…

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BP cries foul at “fictitious” spill claims, Reuters
In a New Orleans court filing, BP gave examples of businesses in industries far from the spill and unconnected with the coastline that enjoyed strengthened earnings in the spill year of 2010 and yet had received millions in spill compensation.