Tag Archives: BP Oil Spill Compensation

America’s Gulf: A Toxic Crime Scene

by Stephen Lendman at the Dissident Voice On August 4, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), a Department of Commerce agency, reported that: The vast majority of the oil from the BP oil spill has either evaporated or been … Continue reading

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Feinberg sells compensation fund to spill victims

Feinberg, who is being paid by BP, declined to provide his salary. “That’s something between me and BP,” he said. By FREDERIC J. FROMMER, Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON – The administrator of a $20 billion Gulf oil spill compensation fund … Continue reading

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Hundreds Of Fishermen Missing Checks From BP

BP Gives No Indication Of When Payments Resume GRAND ISLE, La. — Hundreds of fishermen from Lake Charles to Moss Point, Miss., were supposed to get checks from BP on Wednesday but didn’t.Wednesday night, their lawyer wanted answers.  Jeffrey Briet … Continue reading

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BP Cuts Payments to 40,000, La. Official Says

State Cabinet Member Tells Federal Gov’t of “Devastating” Cuts for Thousands with Incomplete Claim Files ACE at it’s finest (AP) BP has decided to reduce payments to tens of thousands of people whose claim files are incomplete, the secretary of … Continue reading

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Compensation in doubt for moratorium-impacted workers

New Orleans City Business The law partner of Ken Feinberg, the Obama administration’s special master for for adjudicating economic loss claims related to the BP oil spill, today said it’s unclear who will oversee a separate $100 million fund to … Continue reading

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