The move falls short of the changes sought by Bombardier’s largest outside shareholder, Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec, which criticized the board for a “lapse of governance” on compensation.
The lawsuit is among more than 1,000 filed against the company by women across the U.S.
"This settlement recovers substantial losses caused by E&P's decision to cavalierly place its own profits above its commitment to adhere to important nuclear safety and quality control requirements," said John Horn, U.S. attorney...
The case was filed as a class action on behalf of Model S and Model X owners who bought their vehicles during the two quarters ending March 31.
The resignation disrupts what had been shaping up to be the biggest and most aggressive U.S. proxy battle this season.
“A thoroughly independent board would provide a critical check on possible dysfunctional group dynamics, such as groupthink.”
Poor quality was found on six of seven of the contractor’s Joint Stars aircraft that were inspected after the Air Force review raised questions about procedures.
More than 400,000 vehicles are affected.
The world's largest beermaker plans on powering its breweries with 100% renewable energy by 2025.
A Samsung statement said that the devices would be "recycled and processed in an environmentally friendly manner."