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Wednesday May 23rd 2018


News:The BP Lawsuit Debate

The AP examines the dilemma of either signing a claim with BP for oil-related damages or suing.

Right now, the BP compensation fund is paying businesses and individuals for their short-term losses, and those accepting such interim checks do not have to sign away their right to sue. But starting sometime after Nov. 23, and continuing for three years, the fund will compensate victims for long-term losses.