Corporate Crime Blotter

Jan 12: U.S. indicts 6 ex- execs for 10-year conspiracy to defraud U.S. & violate Clean Air Act in diesel scandal
Jan 12: pleads guilty to defrauding U.S., violating pollution laws, and obstructing justice — fined $4.3 BILLION
Jan 12: EPA & CA air board: didn't disclose emission-raising software on 100,000 2014-16 diesel trucks & SUVs
Jan 11: Woman sues for $2.2 BILLION for using her photo in marketing materials despite her refusal to sign release
Jan 10: South Korean govt to question scion & vice chairman about of jailed advisor to embattled president
Jan 10: UK law firm has 10,000 plaintiffs in suit against for , covers 1.2 million cars
Jan 10: ME AG: "Our air, H2O, natural resources & health of our people are more important than a corporation's bottom line"
Jan 9: S. Korean court jails local exec for 18 months for falsifying and noise levels to import cars
Jan 9: FBI arrests exec for and for hiding software from U.S. regulators
Jan 9: FTC sues for not protecting its routers, web-cameras, or security data from , leaving users at risk