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Numerous lawsuits have been filed against BP and others by victims of the Gulf oil spill. They claim that BP and Transocean showed careless disregard for the safety of others, failed to adequately prevent the spill, failed properly or efficiently to cap the leak, and generally failed to contain the spill after it occurred. Some of the lawsuits have been consolidated as class actions in order to make it easier for injured parties to jointly sue the company and to streamline the litigation process. If you've suffered damages from the oil spill, you may be able to join an existing class action suit or potentially even bring your own lawsuit against those responsible. To learn more about your rights and the type of compensation you deserve consult an oil spill attorney today.