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Shareholder Derivative Lawsuit Over Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Dismissed In Favor Of English Forum
Posted on 21 Sep 2011 by Kevin M. LaCroix

A wave of litigation followed in the wake of the April 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Among this litigation were several shareholder derivative suits filed against certain directors and officers of BP and of its U.S. subsidiary. At the time these cases... Read More

9th Circuit Remands Infected Eye Fluid Case After Mexican Court Rejects Jurisdiction
Posted on 8 Apr 2011 by Tom Moylan

SAN FRANCISCO -- (Mealey's) A California federal court must reconsider if a Mexican court is a suitable alternative forum for eight Mexican nationals who went blind or lost their eyes due to contaminated eye fluid made by an American company, a split... Read More