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BP and its “Code of Conduct”

While reading BP’s 2013 Annual Report issued a few weeks ago, in which the company’s Chairman of the Board, Carl-Henric Svanberg, proclaimed that BP “will fight through the courts … for however long it takes”  in its attempt to renege on the oft-stated “Commitment to the Gulf,” I came across a surprising discovery. Buried on page [...]
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BP and its Gilded Chamber of Commerce

This week the U.S. Chamber of Commerce filed a legal brief supporting BP’s bid to deny legitimate payments to tens of thousands of small businesses along the Gulf coast that were devastated by British Petroleum’s 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. In 2012 BP settled with these businesses and devised a formula to determine payment eligibility. [...]
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