All Automotive articles – Page 2

  • VWcrop
    Article

    SEC charges Volkswagen in emissions-cheating scandal

    2019-03-15T19:30:00Z

    The SEC has charged Volkswagen, two of its subsidiaries, and its former CEO, Martin Winterkorn, with defrauding U.S. investors by making deceptive claims about the environmental impact of the company’s “clean diesel” fleet.

  • Teslacrop
    Article

    Tesla names new chief accounting officer

    2019-03-14T21:33:00Z

    Electric car maker Tesla disclosed in a March 13 securities filing that it has appointed Vaibhav Taneja as chief accounting officer, adding to the company’s long list of sudden executive departures and appointments.

  • Teslaboard
    Blog post

    Tesla adds two new independent directors

    2018-12-28T10:45:00Z

    As part of a deal reached with the Securities and Exchange Commission in September, Tesla has added two new independent directors to its board: Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison and Kathleen Wilson-Thompson, global chief human resources officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance.

  • Musk
    Blog post

    Tesla names new chairman of the board

    2018-11-08T12:45:00Z

    Tesla has named a new chairman of the board, Robyn Denholm, to replace founder and CEO Elon Musk. She takes on the post after serving as CFO for Telstra, Australia’s largest telecommunications company.

  • Teslacar
    Article

    Legal, governance challenges persist for Tesla

    2018-11-07T01:00:00Z

    Having finalized a settlement with the SEC, Tesla now faces new controversies as the Justice Department and disgruntled investors take aim at the company and its mercurial founder.

  • Musk
    Article

    Three compliance lessons from Elon Musk’s SEC deal

    2018-10-01T16:45:00Z

    Elon Musk, Tesla, and the SEC have agreed upon a settlement to resolve potential securities fraud perpetrated by an August tweet. Important lessons and reminders for compliance officers rise to the surface of that document.

  • columnist icons2
    Article

    Hot and getting hotter in Tesla’s kitchen

    2018-08-27T14:45:00Z

    The real discussion surrounding Tesla and the recent tweet from CEO Elon Musk is a much-needed debate about boards of directors.

  • Werner
    Article

    Creating culture from the ashes of scandal

    2018-05-22T15:45:00Z

    At Compliance Week 2018 on Tuesday, Hiltrud Werner, head of integrity and legal affairs at Volkswagen Group, spoke of how VW is recovering from a recent scandal and trying to emerge a stronger, better company from lessons learned.

  • Dubarcrop
    Article

    Cédric Dubar: The top gear

    2018-04-24T14:30:00Z

    Cédric Dubar took his legal background and passion for corporate social responsibility and crafted a career driving meaningful change at some of the world’s biggest companies.

  • Yapchaicrop
    Article

    Kim Yapchai: The role model

    2018-04-17T12:30:00Z

    At Tenneco, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer Kim Yapchai is building on years of experience to strengthen the company’s global compliance program.