UPDATED: Ex-Compliance Official Arrested in Spreading VW Emissions Scandal

, Corporate Counsel


Oliver Schmidt, the head of Volkswagen Group's U.S. regulatory compliance office during its emissions cheating scandal, not only knew about the cheat device but told management executives in Germany about it and was directed to continue the scheme, according to a complaint made public after Schmidt's arrest this weekend in Florida.

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  • Karl

    How is this an "update" and dated January 9?

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