Numerous people have undergone hardships after BP oil spill in the gulf. People have experienced hardship physically, mentally and economically. By economically, it mean that people have had their property spoiled and those involved with fishing industry endured losses. Aside from people, sea creatures in large numbers have lost their lives too. After suffering such huge losses of life and property, it is certainly not right to let the culprit walk free. The victims need to be compensated in one manner or other. So the company made a case against the culprit party so as to provide compensation for the victims. It is called as BP claim.