BP is calling in the big guns for help mitigating claims tied to the 2010 Gulf oil spill. The...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor
BP is calling in the big guns for help mitigating claims tied to the 2010 Gulf oil spill. The company wants British Prime Minister David Cameron to talk with U.S. officials regarding escalating payment claims, some of which BP says are "fictitious" and increasingly "absurd." The company has set aside more than $8B to cover so-called business economic losses.