Denial Of Furniture Company’s Oil Spill Claim Upheld By 5th Circuit

(February 12, 2019, 12:51 PM EST) -- NEW ORLEANS — A furniture company’s request for damages under the Business and Economic Loss framework of the Deepwater Horizon Economic and Property Damages Settlement Agreement was upheld Feb. 8 by a Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel that found that a federal judge in Louisiana did not err when denying review of the company’s claim because it was given ample opportunities to submit customer information (Claimant ID 100261758 v. BP Exploration & Production Inc., et al., No. 18-30173, 5th Cir., 2019 U.S. App. LEXIS 3999)....

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