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Friday, 4 November 2016
In the news - The New Daily
Dieselgate: Why misleading consumers can never be excused In terms of large scale cases of corporate misconduct in the modern era, it is hard to look past the Volkswagen “Dieselgate” emissions scandal that broke in September last year.
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
In the news - Auto Talk
VW stays defiant locally and abroad amid Dieselgate lawsuits Lawyers for Volkswagen’s German head office have been told to reconsider their position after Justice Lindsay Foster described VW’s conduct as “unacceptable” and “incredibly annoying” in the case brought by the Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC).
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
In the news - ABC News
Volkswagen: US judge approves $US14.7b settlement over diesel emissions cheating scandal A US federal judge has approved Volkswagen AG's record $US14.7 billion ($19.22 billion) settlement with regulators and owners of 475,000 polluting diesel vehicles, with the German automaker saying it would begin buying back the cars mid-November.
Friday, 9 September 2016
In the news - The United States Department of Justice
Volkswagen Engineer Pleads Guilty for His Role in Conspiracy to Cheat U.S. Emissions Tests James Robert Liang, a Volkswagen engineer, pleaded guilty today for his role in a nearly 10-year conspiracy to defraud U.S. regulators and U.S. Volkswagen customers by implementing software specifically designed to cheat U.S. emissions tests in hundreds of thousands of Volkswagen “clean diesel” vehicles, the Justice Department announced today. Liang’s plea agreement provides that he will cooperate with the government in its ongoing investigation.
Wednesday, 7 September 2016
In the news - Bloomberg
Thursday, 1 September 2016
In the news - ACCC
Tuesday, 23 August 2016
In the news - Dow Jones Business News Comment
Monday, 8 August 2016
In the news - Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato
The Italian Competition Authority fines the Volkswagen Group for tampering with their vehicles’ emissions control systems The Italian Competition Authority fines the Volkswagen group for tampering with their vehicles' emissions control systems.
Friday, 24 June 2016
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Volkswagen chief apologises to shareholders over emissions scandal The boss of embattled German auto giant Volkswagen has issued an apology to angry shareholders over the emissions cheating scandal that plunged the group into an unprecedented crisis.
Wednesday, 8 June 2016
In the news - ABC News
Volkswagen accused of ignoring Australian car owners seeking class action Australian drivers involved in a legal dispute against Volkswagen have accused the auto giant of ignoring them.