A group of Chinese fishermen file suit against ConocoPhillips (COP) in the U.S. over an oil...

|About: ConocoPhillips (COP)|By:, SA News Editor

A group of Chinese fishermen file suit against ConocoPhillips (COP) in the U.S. over an oil spill in China last year, potentially reviving legal challenges months after the company thought matters were settled. The suit, which does not specify monetary damages sought, blames COP for spills at offshore production platforms the company operates in China's Bohai Bay.