Former Nissan Chairman and CEO Carlos Ghosn says his defamation lawsuit against the automaker aims to end "a massive PR campaign" to "defraud" him after 20 years at the helm.
Former Nissan exec Carlos Ghosn filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Nissan and roughly a dozen unnamed individuals in Beirut after spending time in a Japanese prison.
French prosecutors issued international arrest warrants for Carlos Ghosn as well as four individuals they say are linked to an auto dealer in Oman, alleging they helped the fallen auto titan funnel millions of euros from Renault SA, according to people familiar with the matter.
Former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn weighs in on his financial misconduct case three years following his arrest in Japan.
The former Nissan chairman and CEO slammed the auto company and explained why the global alliance that he built did not sit well with the Japanese government during an exclusive interview on FOX Business' "Mornings with Maria."
Nissan Chief Executive Makoto Uchida told a Japanese court on Wednesday that the company’s former chairman, Carlos Ghosn, had held too much power, failed to listen to others, and stayed on for too long.
Auto magnate-turned-fugitive Carlos Ghosn is campaigning to clear his name, and hopes a visit by French investigators to his home in exile in Lebanon will be his first real opportunity to defend himself since the bombshell arrest that transformed him from a visionary to a prisoner overnight.
An American father and son wanted by Japan for aiding former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn escape from the country in a box were handed over to Japanese custody Monday, ending their months-long battle to stay in the U.S.
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer denied an emergency request by lawyers for U.S. Army special forces veteran Michael Taylor and his son, Peter Taylor.
A U.S. appeals court on Thursday declined to further delay the extradition to Japan of two men charged with helping former Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chairman Carlos Ghosn flee the country.
In addition to his trial in Japan, the 66-year-old businessman is facing a number of legal challenges in France, including tax evasion and alleged money laundering, fraud and misuse of company assets while at the helm of the Renault-Nissan alliance.
Former Green Beret and private security contractor, Michael Taylor, who is behind bars for allegedly helping former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn flee Japan, told “Mornings with Maria” that he is asking President Trump and the State Department to intervene and prevent his extradition to Japan.
Ghosn said in a statement Friday from Lebanon that the trial will prove his innocence
A U.S. judge on Friday ruled two Massachusetts men can be extradited to Japan to face charges that they helped smuggle former Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn out of the country while he was awaiting trial on financial crimes.
Reports say money reported as Nissan expenses was actually used for Ghosn's personal purposes
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Former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn refused to comment on allegations from prosecutors in the U.S., who said last week that he wired more than $860,000 to a company linked to one of the men accused of helping smuggle him out of Japan in a box in December.
Ghosn fled last December to Beirut from Japan
Nissan Motor Co Ltd blasted suggestions in media reports of a conspiracy within the company to oust former chairman Carlos Ghosn.
Earlier this month, the legal team representing Michael and Peter Taylor told a judge that “bail jumping” is not a crime in Japan, and, therefore, helping someone evade bail conditions isn’t a crime either.