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Transocean blames oil spill on BP

June 23, 2011 - Transocean Ltd., owner of the Deepwater Horizon platform that exploded and sank in the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010, released an 854-page report that, not surprisingly, blames BP and its... Read More


Record size dead zone likely to appear in Gulf this summer

June 20, 2011 - Marine Biologists have issued a grim forecast for Gulf shrimpers and fishermen in the wake of the BP oil spill: the 2011 “Dead Zone” in the Gulf, they predict, will likely be the... Read More


Investigators try to determine source of new oil spill hitting Louisiana

June 10, 2011 - A mass of what the U.S. Coast Guard called “a brown oil substance” reportedly seven miles long has been spotted in Southeastern Louisiana, raising fears that BP’s Deepwater Horizon... Read More


WMBB News reports Walton County officials chose Beasley Allen for BP oil spill case

April 22, 2011 - Officials from Walton County, Fla., have hired Beasley Allen attorneys to represent the county in its efforts to recover revenues lost as a result of the BP Oil Spill disaster. New 13... Read More


Jere Beasley talks to APT Capitol Journal program about lingering effects of BP Oil Spill disaster

April 22, 2011 - At the one year anniversary of the BP oil spill disaster, Jere Beasley appeared on Alabama Public Television's Capitol Journal program to discuss lawsuits filed in relation to the... Read More


Gulf coast struggles to recover one year after BP oil disaster

April 21, 2011 - April 20 marks the one-year anniversary of the explosion and sinking of the Deepwater Horizon oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico. The explosion on the rig, owned by Transocean and... Read More


Beasley Allen goes to bat for restaurant owners hit by BP oil spill

March 16, 2011 - The Montgomery Advertiser talked to owners of a number of Alabama restaurants about the difficulties they are facing in the wake of the BP oil spill, and through the claims... Read More


AP reports Alabama incoming AG will make oil spill claims top priority

January 8, 2011 - A story published by the Associated Press on Jan. 8, 2011, reports incoming Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange intends to make compensation for the state's victims of the BP oil... Read More


Rhon Jones, Beasley Allen lawyer, holds key role in BP litigation

December 8, 2010 - Lawsuits filed against BP PLC and its business partners by Alabama Attorney General Troy King are progressing well and give the state an advantage over... Read More


Alabama AG issues consumer alert about oil spill claims process

November 18, 2010 - The Mobile Press-Register is reporting that Alabama Attorney General Troy King has issued a "consumer alert" about the Gulf Coast Claims Facility, which is handling claims related to... Read More


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