James Liang, who pleaded guilty to conspiracy last year, got less than the statutory maximum time in prison recommended because he cooperated with the investigation into the automaker, and prosecutors called his “insider’s perspective” key to...
Four other top Samsung executives were also convicted, with two jailed for up to four years, and the other pair given suspended terms.
Exxon said it acknowledges climate change is a risk that requires action, and it dismissed the conclusions of the study, saying the researchers are looking for money.
The now-derailed deal was intended to resolve hundreds of personal-injury cases stemming from GM’s faulty ignition switches, as well as a class-action suit over millions of vehicles that allegedly lost value due to a series of recalls in 2014.
Frazier was joined by a handful of other executives as a voice of dissent in the business community, including CEOs of Apple and Unilever. However, no other executive distanced themselves from the manufacturing council. For instance, General...
The case that has implicated former U.S. executives at the company and at the United Autoworkers Union.
Wal-Mart is participating in the Chemical Footprint Project, which seeks to help companies root out dangerous substances from the products they sell.
A spokesman for the refinery said that after the fire had been mastered, engineers flared off stocks of gas as part of the shutdown.
Because the affected models are still being manufactured, Berlin would also deny any permits for the vehicles "until new software is available."