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    Kobe Steel: “We are extremely sorry for our improper conduct”


    The biggest question surrounding the recent scandal at Kobe Steel is: If you have all the right systems in place—culture of compliance, proper regulations, good quality control, and more—but admit you’ve largely ignored them, how do you convince customers and investors going forward that you’re ready to comply?

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    Auto Industry Under Siege Over Defects, Mileage Ratings


    Title: GrigorianA record number of product-safety recalls and massive civil and criminal penalties for compliance failures such as mis-stated mileage ratings have put all manufacturers and suppliers in the automotive industry on notice—and things are only just starting, as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration bears down. “This level of ...