Oil and water

Oil and water

Reaction to details of BP's settlement have been mixed



(From The Times-Picayune) Shrimp processing factories had made great strides in working with Gulf Coast Claims Facility Administrator Ken Feinberg toward a formula that they felt would fairly and effectively compensate them for their losses from the BP oil spill. But Eddy Hayes, an attorney for the American Shrimp Processors Association, said that the settlement filed in court last week between BP and plaintiff attorneys erases all the progress that had been made, because it uses some of the very same approaches that the group had been trying to get Feinberg to abandon.

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