settlement in July 2015, resolved all federal and state claims that came out of the Deepwater Horizon accident and included agreements with five Gulf Coast states — Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas — as well as more than 400 local governments.
civil penalty to be paid over the next 15 years under the Clean Water Act.
total amount BP has paid as a result of the 2010 spill, after accounting for the July settlements.
filed by business with the Deepwater Horizon Claims Center ahead of an early-June deadline for compensation claims. Thousands of those claims were either settled or thrown out.
claims have yet to be fully processed.