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ExxonMobil wants reduction in $5 billion damages award

...seeking to reduce a $5 billion punitive damage award from the Exxon Valdez oil tanker spill. ExxonMobil spokesman Tom Cirigliano said the company is following up on a decision by a panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals last November...
Exxon's payout cut by a billion will appeal. "Our position is no punitive damages are really warranted in this case," said company spokesman Tom Cirigliano. Dave Oesting, lead counsel for the roughly 32,000 plaintiffs, which include fishermen, communities, businesses...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Exxon Mobil went to court to block the sale, claiming it held the right of first refusal, which BP Amoco disputes. Tom Cirigliano, a spokesman for Irving, Texas-based Exxon Mobil, said Monday discussions are under way to resolve the lawsuit...
State, feds ponder pursuit of more claims for oil spill

...damage the sound and that the findings could be used to seek additional payments. Exxon Mobil disagrees. Spokesman Tom Cirigliano said Prince William Sound is healthy and that plants and animals have returned to the site of the spill. The company...
Judge orders Exxon Mobil to pay up

...The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has twice vacated Holland's decision in the case, said Exxon spokesman Tom Cirigliano. Holland had been ordered by the appellate court to reconsider the damages of an earlier decision. "This ruling...
Appeals panel sends Exxon Valdez case back to Alaska court

...damages for the Valdez spill should be no more than $40 million. After the State Farm case, ExxonMobil spokesman Tom Cirigliano said, the company believes the figure should be even lower - possibly $25 million, which he said is the amount...
Cleanup health claims probed

...evaporate quickly and would not have been of concern to those responding to the spill," said ExxonMobil spokesman Tom Cirigliano. "The cleanup of the oil was a remarkably safe operation." There is nothing to suggest that the cleanup systematically...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...found would have a 90 percent chance of having come from the Exxon Valdez, Short said. Exxon Mobil Corp. spokesman Tom Cirigliano would not comment on the study, but he said Exxon worked on cleaning up the oil until state and federal officials...
Lawmakers lash out at Exxon Mobile

...regardless of Exxon's action last week. ``Really, we should have been angry and upset earlier on,'' he said. Tom Cirigliano, an Exxon Mobil spokesman, said the Legislature's action would have no impact on the company's legal strategy...
Governor ups ante in Exxon case

...on how the field is going to be operated,'' said Tom Cirigliano, an Exxon spokesman. Exxon wants to review the sale...with no choice but to file a lawsuit,'' spokesman Tom Cirigliano told the Associated Press. ``What we want is to...


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