With VW's ex-CEO now facing charges in the US over the firm's emissions-cheating scandal, questions remain as to what he knew when as Urs Müller from the European School of Management and Technology explains.
German prosecutors have accused VW executives, two current and one former, of not informing investors in time about the potential consequences of the emissions-cheating scandal. Shareholders still feel betrayed.
Four years after Volkswagen's Dieselgate scandal broke, more than 400,000 Germans are part of fresh legal action against the carmaker. But some lawyers warn against joining Germany's first-ever class action lawsuit.
Volkswagen has agreed to pay out millions over a class-action suit brought by about 100,000 Australian consumers. The company has paid billions to US and Canadian consumers and faces a second Australian lawsuit.
The indictment of ex-Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn is the next logical step in the aftermath of the company's emissions-cheating scandal. DW's Henrik Böhme thinks the man should now come clean.
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