More litigation is gushing out of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, with suits filed in federal court in Mississippi and Louisiana on Monday, and more set to follow today. The suits allege that BP, Transocean Ltd., Halliburton Energy Services and Cameron International were negligent in failing to properly inspect and maintain the Deepwater Horizon rig that exploded on April 20, burned and collapsed.
Lawsuits Over Oil Rig Disaster Spill Into Court in Louisiana, Mississippi
The National Law Journal
May 4, 2010