Cases Investigated

Beasley Allen is currently investigating the following cases involving property damage as a result of environmental pollution. Our attorneys would like to investigate any claims of loss that may be the result of environmental pollution.

Water Works and Sewer Board of Gadsden files PFC contamination lawsuit

September 22, 2016 - The Water Works and Sewer Board of Gadsden filed a lawsuit against textile manufacturers and their chemical suppliers for their alleged role in water pollution after tests reveal higher... Read More

Public advised not to drink tap water following EPA drinking water health advisory

June 14, 2016 - Officials representing the West Morgan-East Lawrence Water and Sewer Authority are advising the public served by the water system to stop drinking tap water due to toxic contamination. Read More

EPA issues new Drinking Water Health Advisory for man-made chemicals

May 24, 2016 - Revised drinking water health advisory establishes limits for man-made chemicals harmful to humans when exposed over time; eight Alabama water systems exceed safe levels according to EPA. Read More

Final approval granted for $20 billion BP settlement for states affected by Gulf oil spill

April 4, 2016 - U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier granted final approval to $20-billion settlement for states impacted by 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in Gulf of Mexico. Read More

Beasley Allen helps State of Alabama recover $20 million from Transocean for Deepwater Horizon oil spill claims

October 22, 2015 - Governor Robert Bentley announced the State of Alabama settled its claims against Transocean for damages caused by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. For this... Read More

Government entities in Gulf Coast region receive BP settlement funds

July 28, 2015 - Government entities throughout the Gulf Coast region will receive funds as a result of BP’s $18.7 billion settlement to resolve economic and natural resource damages resulting from 2010... Read More

Beasley Allen attorneys Jere Beasley and Parker Miller discuss BP settlement on Alabama Live

July 7, 2015 - Beasley Allen lawyers Jere Beasley and Parker Miller talked to Tonya Terry on Alabama Live to discuss the settlement. Upon final approval by the judge in this case, the settlement will... Read More

State of Alabama announces $2 billion agreement in principle to settle BP oil spill litigation

July 2, 2015 - The agreement in principle to resolve all claims against BP means more than $2 billion dollars is expected for Alabama to address economic losses and natural resource damages resulting... Read More

U.S. Supreme Court rejects BP, Andarko’s final appeal; companies are liable for civil penalties in oil spill case

June 29, 2015 - The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear appeals from BP and Anadarko Petroleum Corp., who challenged a lower court’s decision that kept them liable for civil penalties under the... Read More

US Supreme Court upholds BP Oil Spill Settlement Agreement

December 8, 2014 - With its ruling, the Supreme Court held that BP must stand by its word and honor the multi-billion dollar settlement agreement that the oil giant itself helped draft and then approved in... Read More

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