BP agreed to an uncapped settlement with thousands of plaintiffs in the Deepwater Horizon oil...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor
BP agreed to an uncapped settlement with thousands of plaintiffs in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill trial, estimating its costs will come to $7.8B - this as the delayed trial was set to begin on Monday. Claims against codefendants RIG, HAL and CAM are unaffected by the settlement.