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BP to Face Shareholder Lawsuit Over 2006 Alaska Oil Spill
Friday February 14th 2014, 4:04 am Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

A US appeals court on 13 February rekindled a shareholder lawsuit against British oil giant BP over alleged false or misleading statements the company made after a 2006 oil spill in Alaska. The ruling from the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco permits shareholders to proceed with some securities fraud claims against BP, after a Seattle federal judge had dismissed those claims in ... [News Source]