Howard Erichson, professor of law at Fordham Law School, speaks with us about the fiscal and legal repercussions of Dukes v. Wal-Mart case. Stephanie Odle, a former Wal-Mart employee weighs in as well.
Over 130,000 people have filed for damages due to the Gulf Oil Spill. Only a third of the 130,000 claims against BP have been paid out. That's about to change. Professor Howard Erichson, of Fordham Law School, joins us to help sort out the legalities.
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