Tokyo court jails American duo for role in escape of former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn

A Tokyo court on Monday doled out the first sentences in Japan related to Carlos Ghosn’s arrest and escape, imprisoning U.S. Army Special Forces veteran Michael Taylor for two years and his son Peter for one year and eight months for helping the former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chairman flee to Lebanon in 2019. “This… Read More Tokyo court jails American duo for role in escape of former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn

Two Americans plead guilty to aiding former Nissan chief executive Carlos Ghosn flee Japan

A U.S. Special Forces veteran and his son pleaded guilty in Tokyo on Monday to charges that they illegally helped former Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chairman Carlos Ghosn flee Japan hidden in a box aboard a private jet in December 2019. Chief judge Hideo Nirei, one of three judges presiding over their first court appearance,… Read More Two Americans plead guilty to aiding former Nissan chief executive Carlos Ghosn flee Japan

Turkish court sentences jet company executive, two pilots over role in escape of former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn

A Turkish court convicted an executive of Turkish jet company MNG and two pilots for migrant smuggling over their role in flying former Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chairman Carlos Ghosn out of Japan during his escape to Lebanon just over a year ago. The court sentenced them to four years and two months jail, although… Read More Turkish court sentences jet company executive, two pilots over role in escape of former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn

Nissan files lawsuit seeking $95million in damages against former chairman Carlos Ghosn

Ousted Nissan Motor Co chairman Carlos Ghosn’s legal woes deepened on Friday with the start of a civil trial in Yokohama, Japan, where his former employer is seeking 10 billion yen (an equivalent of $95 million) in damages. “The legal actions initiated today form part of Nissan’s policy of holding Ghosn accountable for the harm… Read More Nissan files lawsuit seeking $95million in damages against former chairman Carlos Ghosn

Japan to tighten immigration processes after former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn flees country

Japan on Sunday said it would tighten immigration measures after former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn fled the country while on bail, its first official response to an astonishing escape that has transformed the executive into an international fugitive. Authorities have remained quiet after Ghosn revealed on Tuesday that he had fled to his childhood home… Read More Japan to tighten immigration processes after former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn flees country