Anadarko has agreed to pay $26 million to settle claims that predecessor company Kerr-McGee filed false royalty reports for oil obtained from federally leased property in the Gulf of Mexico. Almost $7 million of the settlement will go to Bobby Maxwell, the former federal employee who blew the whistle on Kerr-McGee.
Anadarko to Pay $26 Million to Settle Whistleblower Suit over Royalty Reports for Federal Oil Lease
January 6, 2012
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