BP's Bid To Root Out Gulf Claims Fraud Bolstered By Freeh

Law360, New York (September 13, 2013, 6:21 PM EDT) -- Although a court-ordered report recently cleared the claims administrator for BP PLC's massive Deepwater Horizon oil spill settlement of wrongdoing, experts say its findings of misconduct further down the line provides useful ammunition for the oil giant's fight against potentially fraudulent claims.

Court-appointed special master and former FBI Director Louis J. Freeh released an ethics report earlier this month after being tasked with the assignment by U.S. District Judge Carl J. Barbier. Freeh went out of his way to praise administrator Patrick Juneau, who has come...
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