BP has yet to make it right, MSNBC, July 12, 2010:
Rush Transcript Excerpts (@ 2:45 in)
Dylan Ratigan, MSNBC:
Joining us from new orleans is Tracy Washington of the Louisiana Justice Institution. ... Are they paying claims?
Attorney Tracy Washington, President & CEO of the Louisiana Justice Institute:
No, they're not paying claims.
[When testifying to Congress, Darryl Willis] said BP would pay all legitimate, reasonable, necessary and substantiated claims.
Anyone who goes in front of Congress with that many qualifiers, as an attorney, we knew something was up with bp.
Now, Dylan, they've indicated, look, we're going to put in more stringent controls over the claims.
As I've indicates to clients and partners, they say attorney Washington what's going on.
What's going on is they're going from no to hell no.
They're not going to pay the claims.