Report alleges misconduct in BP case

June 20, 2013 at 6:26 pm in The Dickinson Press

NEW ORLEANS A lawyer working for the court-appointed administrator to review claims as part of the multibillion-dollar settlement over BP’s Gulf oil spill has been accused of receiving payments from a law firm representing a claimant, allegations that were discussed in a closed-door meeting Thursday with a federal judge overseeing the case, a BP official with direct knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press. Continue Reading