BP Oil Spill Claims Available to a Wide Range of Businesses

By: Jeff Lieser Posted on: Thursday, December 20th, 2012

INTRODUCTION The Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010, caused the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history. The spill damaged marine and wildlife habitats and the Gulf's seafood and tourism industries. As a result, British Petroleum (BP) set aside $20 bill

Landlord’s Rights and Duties

By: Ghada Skaff Posted on: Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Most commercial eviction proceedings are the result of the tenant's failure to pay rent. Before filing suit, the landlord must give the tenant a three-day, hand-delivered, written notice that requires the tenant to pay the rent or leave the premises. If the tenant does not comply with the notice, th