Big round of Exxon Valdez payments coming
Lawyers for thousands of fishermen, other plaintiffs to begin dividing $470M in interest Exxon paid on punitive damages award
For Petroleum News
Since December, lawyers for plaintiffs in the epic Exxon Valdez oil spill case have been working to distribute $383 million in punitive damages to thousands of commercial fishermen and other claimants in various categories.
Now the lawyers are preparing to distribute an even bigger sum — $470 milli....
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Case nearing end
Payments range to $300,000
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