'Smell of Death': BP's Oil Spill Costs Climb Into the Billions (and Billions)

, Corporate Counsel


The oil company tells investors it's spent over $1 billion in costs since April 20 for the spill — and that rate is only 'expected to continue for some time.' Meanwhile, as the lawsuits mount and the company's stock sinks, some experts wonder if this is the disaster that 'could break BP.'

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