Ghosn rejects report of inappropriate use of Nissan money

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Former Nissan Motor CEO Carlos Ghosn rejected any impropriety over payments he made during his reign at the automaker, after a newspaper report that Japanese tax authorities determined he used company funds for private use. “Mr. Ghosn categorically rejects that there was anything improper about the payments or donations at issue, all of which were […]

Ghosn’s lawyers seek dismissal of charges, allege prosecutors of misconduct

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Carlos Ghosn’s lawyers have asked the Tokyo District Court to drop all charges against the former Nissan Motor chairman, stating prosecutors colluded with government officials and Nissan executives to remove him from his post. Ghosn’s legal team in a press release stated they had filed two court filings ahead of a planned pre-trial meeting the […]

Carlos Ghosn, Nissan charged for financial misconduct

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Tokyo prosecutors indicted ousted Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn for under-reporting his earnings and also formally charged the automaker, making the firm guilty for the financial misconduct scandal that has surprised the industry. Ghosn was arrested on November 19 on suspicion of conspiring to understate his income by about half of the actual 10 billion […]