Drilling Services Co. Sues BP For Lost Business In Gulf

Law360, Los Angeles (April 14, 2014, 8:49 PM ET) -- An oil-drilling services company sued BP America Inc. in Louisiana federal court Monday, alleging that BP is liable under the Oil Pollution Act to compensate the company for the irreparable harm it says it has suffered since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Crescent Drilling and Production Inc., a Louisiana-based oilfield services company that provides support services to drilling operators in Gulf of Mexico, alleges that since the massive April 2010 oil spill in the Gulf, Crescent saw its business vanish as various drilling projects were suspended...
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Case Title

Crescent Drilling & Production, Inc. v. BP Exploration & Production, Inc. et al


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2:14-cv-00860

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Louisiana Eastern

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Carl Barbier

Date Filed

April 14, 2014

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