Norwood La.Cross, left, and Donnie Tayamen, right, work on a friends oyster boat, the J.V. Frank, as it sits in dry dock due to the ruined oyster beds, on the first anniversary of the Deepwater ... more 
Norwood La.Cross, left, and Donnie Tayamen, right, work on a friends oyster boat, the J.V. Frank, as it sits in dry dock due to the ruined oyster beds, on the first anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, in Pointe a la Hache, La, Wednesday, April 20, 2011. Even as somber remembrances marked the first anniversary of the worst offshore oil spill in American history, there were reminders that lengthy legal battles lay ahead. BP filed a lawsuit alleging negligence by the maker of the device that failed to stop the spill, while the manufacturer of the blowout preventer and rig owner filed their own claims. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Gerald Herbert
Wed, Apr 20, 2011 7:07 PM EDT