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Judge refuses BP's motion to stay lawsuits filed by Beasley Allen

A federal judge in Mobile, Ala., denied a request by BP PLC to stay two lawsuits filed by Beasley Allen on behalf of companies that are being adversely affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Judge Kristi K. DuBose of U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama denied BP’s motion to stay a lawsuit brought by Bon Secour Fisheries, Inc. of Bon Secour, Alabama, a seafood processor and distributor. DuNose ruled that holding that a stay would be premature and that BP should answer the complaint now because it will have to eventually answer at some point. Judge ... Read More

Bon Secour Fisheries joins legal battle against BP, other firms over Gulf of Mexico oil spill

MOBILE, Ala. — Bon Secour Fisheries today joined the growing legal battle against BP Plc and the other companies involved with a drilling rig that exploded in the Gulf of Mexico last week. The Baldwin County shrimp processing company filed a class-action lawsuit seeking to represent everyone in Alabama who owns or leases residential or commercial property that is threatened by an enormous oil slick caused by the destruction of the Deepwater Horizon. BP said today that it is responsible and that it will compensate those impacted. “We are taking full responsibility for the spill and we will clean it ... Read More