Topic: Tulane University Law School
What once seemed likely – a settlement – now appears off the table as the US prepares to take BP to court in New Orleans on Monday, alleging the company exhibited 'gross negligence' in the lead-up to the Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010. At stake: $17 billion.
Army Corps' 'myopic' maintenance of a shipping channel led to levee failure, much Katrina damage, US court judge rules. Appeal is expected.
11/19/2009 12:00 am
A lawsuit claiming that the Army Corps of Engineers made the flooding worse starts today.
04/21/2009 01:00 am