Volkswagen ex-CEO Martin Winterkorn charged in emissions scandal

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Former VW CEO Indicted in Federal Court

Martin Winterkorn, Volkswagen’s former CEO, was charged in federal court in a superseding indictment unsealed in Detroit today. The former CEO is being charged with conspiracy, wire fraud, and violation of the Clean Air Act, all of which are in relation to the Dieselgate scandal…

Public input sought on how to invest millions from Volkswagen pollution settlement

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MPCA releases Volkswagen settlement plan

… $47 million from the national Volkswagen settlement in a better, cleaner … federal court ruling that found Volkswagen programmed diesel cars to cheat … righting this wrong.” Minnesota’s Volkswagen plan was crafted with significant … first two years. The Minnesota Volkswagen settlement funds will…

Volkswagen seeks delay in US trial after lawyer references monkey testing, Hitler

Business The U.S. unit of Volkswagen AG on Friday asked a U.S. judge to delay several court trials it is facing over excess emissions because it fears “inflammatory” comments made by a lawyer representing car owners in a recent TV documentary will prejudice the jury….

Quebec class action approved in Volkswagen emissions scandal

A Quebec Superior Court judge has ruled a class-action lawsuit can proceed against Volkswagen in connection with its emissions-cheating scandal. While the courts in Ontario and Quebec approved a settlement deal with vehicle owners in 2017, this new lawsuit is not only for people who owned…

Volkswagen reaches $290.5m settlement deal for owners of big diesels

In addition to the proposed class settlement, which is subject to court approval, Volkswagen Group Canada has agreed to pay a $2.5-million civil penalty The brand logo of German car maker Volkswagen on a car in Berlin on Aug. 1, 2017.Volkswagen has reached a $290.5-million…

Roxy Jacenko spotted behind the wheel of a Volkswagen Kombi

By Andrew Court For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:14 EST, 12 January 2018 | Updated: 00:40 EST, 12 January 2018 She’s known for getting around town in a flash Bentley worth $550,000. So it was a surprise to see Roxy Jacenko behind the wheel of…

Volkswagen loses German court bid over diesel scandal audit

Germany’s highest court has rejected a bid by Volkswagen for an injunction blocking the deployment of a special auditor sought by a shareholders’ rights group in its diesel emissions scandal. Last month, a court in Celle backed an independent check on events surrounding the scandal…

Volkswagen trying to block emissions audit in constitutional court

Volkswagen AG said on Thursday it would petition Germany’s constitutional court in an effort to overturn the appointment of a special auditor to investigate the actions of management in the “Dieselgate” emissions scandal.A lower court appointed the auditor in November, in a victory for shareholder…