June 14, 2021 1:21 pm
US Army Special Forces veteran Michael Taylor and his son Peter replied no when the judge asked them if there was anything wrong with the charges submitted by the Tokyo Prosecutors' office.
May 26, 2021 12:38 pm
Auto magnate-turned-fugitive Ghosn was arrested in Japan in November 2018 on accusations of financial misconduct and fled to Lebanon a year later.
November 16, 2020 11:57 am
Nissan Motor Co. is exploring ways to sell some or all of its 34% stake in Mitsubishi Motors Corp., people with knowledge of the matter said.
November 12, 2020 10:39 am
The automaker is seeking to “recover a significant part of the monetary damages inflicted on the company by its former Chairman as a result of years of his misconduct and fraudulent activity,” it said in a statement at the time.
August 28, 2020 1:45 pm
The Taylors’ defense team -- led by Washington attorney Abbe Lowell -- argues Article 103 doesn’t explicitly prohibit “jumping bail,” which is what prosecutors accused the Taylors of helping the former Nissan Motor Co. chairman do when he fled Japan last year before his financial-misconduct trial.
July 03, 2020 2:40 pm
“We express our deepest gratitude for the cooperation the US authorities have shown to our request,” the Tokyo District Prosecutors Office said in a statement.
June 15, 2020 12:07 pm
While Nissan has long maintained Ghosn was ousted on allegations of under-reporting his income and other financial transgressions, the documents and recollections of people familiar with what transpired show that a powerful group of insiders viewed his detention and prosecution as an opportunity to revamp Nissan's relationship with Renault on terms more favorable to Nissan.
January 16, 2020 4:10 pm
The 'challenge', which is inspired by the method former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn allegedly used to escape captivity, has people in Japan squeezing into cramped cases that are meant to keep music instruments and posting the images on social media.
January 16, 2020 11:05 am
Junichiro Hironaka had been representing Ghosn in his defense against various financial misconduct allegations. His move, announced Thursday, was widely expected after Ghosn fled to Lebanon late last month.
January 08, 2020 9:20 pm
"(One reason) was that Nissan performance unfortunately started to decline at the beginning of 2017...in October 2016 I decided to remove myself from Nissan...because I signed a deal with Mitsubishi. I moved to Mitsubishi as chairman of the board," Carlos Ghosn said.