Claims administrator says BP’s budget qualms an attempt to stall repayment

Deep Water Horizon budget cuts could ultimately be as bad as stopping repayment

While the initial ruling was by no means smooth sailing, the details surrounding the payout of the multibillion dollar settlement against BP for the Deep Water Horizon spill appears to be murkier than gulf waters.

In ongoing battles with claims administrator Patrick Juneau, BP has attempted to reduce payouts and delay the schedule of those payouts to victims of the 2010 spill. Juneau asserted earlier this week that BP had gone through extraordinary measures to reduce the settlements connected to the spill and has been dragging its feet in an attempt to halt payments altogether.

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Chris DiMarco

Chris DiMarco, Executive Editor of InsideCounsel magazine, has a background in multimedia production with previous involvement in projects in which he developed and created content...

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