Class Eligibility

This settlement has two classes the old and the new class

New Class: The New Class included Class Members whose property was physically oiled due to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. This Class was created to address claims for punitive damages under federal maritime law, and includes groups that were previously excluded from or who opted out of the 2012 BP Deepwater Horizon Settlement. Under the terms of the Halliburton oil spill settlement, $902 million will be paid to members of the New Class who file valid and timely claims.

Old Class: The Old Class includes the hundreds of thousands of individuals and businesses who previously submitted claims for the 2012 BP Deepwater Horizon Settlement. Members of the Old Class are automatically included in the Halliburton, Transocean class action settlement.

Estimated Amount

Varies

Proof of Purchase

Yes

Case Name

In re: Oil Spill by the Oil Rig “Deepwater Horizon” in the Gulf of Mexico, on April 20, 2010,
Case No. 2:10-md-02179-CJB-SS
District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana

Case Summary

The settlements are set up to provide compensation to Class Members who could have asserted claims for punitive damages and certain other claims in the 2012 BP Deepwater Horizon Economic & Property Damages Settlement (“2012 BP Deepwater Horizon Settlement”).

Settlement Pool

$902,000,000

Deadline

12/15/2016

Contact


HESI/Transocean Punitive Damages & Assigned Claims Settlements
P.O. Box 10260
Dublin, OH 43017-5760
1-877-940-7792
questions@GulfSpillPunitiveDamagesSettlement

22 responses to “Halliburton Transocean Gulf Oil Spill Class Action Settlement”

  1. ralph broussard says:

    when will the settlement be reach and claims pay out

    ADMIN – Hi Ralph,

    Your question can best be addressed by the class action admin.

    • Ida L Booker says:

      I received a payment from B P for the oil spill and was informed that I would also receive a payment from Hollinburton and Transocean and I would like to know when will I receive those payments and how much will I receive..

      ADMIN – Hi Ida,

      To find out about specific claims you need to reach out to the class action administrator directly. Just scroll up to find their phone number.

    • Danny Mouser Sr. says:

      Please, has there been a determination on the percentage payout on the Halliburton and Transocean settlement ?
      I read a news article stating the pay outs should be early Spring or Summer month 2018.
      Many Thanks,
      Danny Mouser

      ADMIN – Hi Danny,

      I don’t think so.

  2. ralph broussard says:

    I received payment from the DHEPDS settlement I have Singleton & Singleton Law Firm as my lawyers do I stay with Singleton Law firm on the up coming settlement with Halliburton / Transocean

  3. Peter says:

    I fall into the old class. I received a notification that I needed to do nothing to receive my settlement. Should I have filed a claim. Obviously I may have been miss informed or misunderstood.

    ADMIN – Hi Peter,

    If the deadline has passed there is not much that you can do about it.

  4. ralph broussard.sr says:

    I am Ralph Broussard I was paid in the deep water horizon settlement I am represented by Singleton & Singleton law firm in Lafayette La will Singleton be notified on the out come of settlement when that is thanks Ralph Broussard

    ADMIN – Hi Mr. Broussard,

    That question is one that you should ask Singleton Law Firm.

    • ralph broussard.sr says:

      thank you and have a bless day

      ADMIN – Hi Mr. Broussard,

      We hope your situation comes to a quick resolution.

  5. Ronnie cage sr says:

    When do payments start

    ADMIN – Hi Ronnie,

    That info is not yet available.

  6. nhu v dang says:

    i was has a mail today aboutmy claimant of oilspill in the gulf settlements letter my claimnumber is100036129 my cell phone 251 622 4666 contact me please thankx

    ADMIN – Hi Nhu,

    We are not the class action administrators thus we are unable to contact you.

  7. Ray pugh says:

    I did not file a 2016 claim but i field a deep water clsi was not aproved or some i filed a punitive damages claim will i get approved

    ADMIN – Hi Ray,

    We are not the class action admins so we have no idea who gets approved.

  8. Mellessia A Walker says:

    So when are the payments going to start with transocean and Halliburton?..

    ADMIN – Hi Mellessia,

    Someone reported having received a check earlier on this thread.

  9. susan lynn cardena says:

    I RECIEVED A NEW CLASS CLAIMS RECONCILIATION LETTER MY CLAIMANT NUMBER IS 100094780 I DID RECIEVE SETTLEMENT FROM BP SO WILL I GET ANOTHER SETTLEMENT FROM TRANSOCEAN?AND WHAT AMOUNT ?

    ADMIN – Hi Susan,

    It is best that you contact the administrator to secure this info.

  10. al Perkins says:

    Will the settlement payments be made before the end of this year.

    ADMIN – Hi Al,

    It does not look like it.

  11. JW PARKER says:

    AS AN OYSTER LEASE HOLDER, IS THERE ANY PRIORITY OF PAYMENTS TO BE GIVEN TO OYSTER MEN AND OYSTER LEASE HOLDERS AS WE WERE HIT WITH THE MOST DAMAGES FROM THE OIL SPILL?

    ADMIN – Hi Mr. Parker,

    Please contact the class administrator. I don’t see priorities based on category on the settlement docs that I have read so far.

  12. Willie Bodiford says:

    Was the settlement approved for payments to begin Dec 2018 or was the appeal approved Jan 4, 2018

    ADMIN – Hi Willie,

    I have not seen an update regarding this matter.

  13. Ronnie cage says:

    I was told that the old class did not have to anything they would automatically be included in the settlement to receive a payment.

  14. Karen S says:

    I believe we were a part of the first class action suit. Received 2 checks years ago. But this month (Dec, 2018), I received another check, less than $200, from Huntington, pro rata, from combined settlement fund. Don’t recall filling out a claim for this one, but we’ll take it.

  15. Danny says:

    Dear Sirs,
    Please, inform me if i am incorrect. I received a settlement check from Brent Coon and Associates for the BP Oil Suit. Will my check for the Halliburton/Transocean settlement be sent to Brent Coon and Associates before being sent to me. If so please do you have an approx. date when it will be sent.
    Many Thanks and Happy New Year,
    Danny

    ADMIN – Hi Danny,

    Consider reaching out to the class action administrator. We do not have information regarding this matter.

  16. Anonymous says:

    I’m a menhaden fishermen, me and all my other fishermen are in the dark no contact from attorney. When I call no information from receptionist and no call back from attorneys it’s been 3 years of this, help. Please!

    ADMIN – Hi,

    We are unable to provide with assistance related to specific claims.

  17. Leasere says:

    Hi, how long does it take to remove an attorney off your paperwork because the attorney closed my case and did not help me get anything. I got my money from bp myself because I did my own claim for my business. How do they determine the amount for business’s

    ADMIN – Hi Leasere,

    You need to reach out to the class action administrator.

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