October 29, 2020

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    3,500 U.S. companies including automakers sue over Trump-imposed Chinese tariffs

    About 3,500 U.S. companies, including Tesla Inc, Ford Motor have sued the Trump administration in the last two weeks over the imposition of tariffs on over $300 billion (£235.35 billion) in Chinese-made goods. The suits, submitted in the U.S. Court of International Trade, named U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and the Customs and Border Protection […]

    Cars
    Oliver Schmidt

    Judge approves transferring jailed Volkswagen executive to Germany

    A U.S. judge in Detroit on Thursday approved the transfer to Germany of a former Volkswagen executive imprisoned over the automaker’s diesel emissions scandal. In 2017, the U.S.-based VW executive Oliver Schmidt, who oversaw emissions issues, was sentenced to seven years in jail and fined $400,000, the maximum possible under a plea deal the German […]

    Volkswagen
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    Carlos Ghosn wired $860,000 to alleged escape plotters, U.S. says

    Former Nissan Motor CEO Carlos Ghosn transferred over $860,000 in October to a company managed by one of two Massachusetts men arrested over helping Ghosn in fleeing from Japan two months later, U.S. prosecutors said. Ghosn wired the money in two installments to the company Promote Fox LLC, which is managed by Peter Taylor and […]

    Nissan
    General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

    U.S. appeals court stays order requiring GM, FCA meet to resolve lawsuit

    A U.S. appeals court on Monday put a stay on a lower court’s order requiring CEOs from General Motors (GM) and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to resolve GM’s racketeering lawsuit. “In order to provide enough time to consider the matters raised in GM’s petition, and having considered the relevant factors, we conclude that a temporary […]

    Chrysler , Fiat , General Motors
    Delta Air Lines

    Delta Air Lines fined $50,000 for booting off 3 Muslim passengers

    Delta Air Lines is being fined $50,000 for asking three Muslim passengers to get off planes even after the airline’s own security officials had cleared them to travel. Delta rejected that it discriminated against the passengers in two different incidents but agreed it could have managed the situations differently, according to a consent order issued […]

    Aviation

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