Tag: diesel-emissions scandal

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Regulations

Volkswagen CEO, chairman will stay in office despite charges: supervisory board

September 25, 2019

Via: Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) – Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) chief executive and chairman will stay in office, the company’s supervisory board said in a statement on Wednesday, a day after German prosecutors pressed charges against them for their role in a diesel emissions scandal. […]


VW, Winterkorn sued by SEC for ‘fraud’ over diesel emissions

March 15, 2019

Via: Automotive News

WASHINGTON — The Securities and Exchange Commission sued Volkswagen Group and its former CEO Martin Winterkorn over the automaker’s diesel-emissions scandal, accusing the company of perpetrating a “massive fraud” on U.S. investors. The SEC said in its civil complaint filed […]