Articles Tagged With "countersuits"

The BP Deepwater Horizon disaster trial begins soon, could last till 2014

A prolonged court case will begin in early 2012 and will answer the following questions: Who is guilty for the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster? Who will pay? And how much?

BP sues Transocean, Cameron International, and Halliburton

In a sudden flurry of lawsuits BP has sued Transocean, Cameron International, and Halliburton over their roles in the Deepwater Horizon rig disaster. Countersuits have followed. It is not a fit of pique but a calculated strategy by BP to get other companies to pick up some of the bill for the disaster.