A US federal judge has given VW one month to present its plan on how to bring diesel car emissions into compliance with clean air laws. A class-action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of VW car owners.
The US has officially sued VW over its emissions-cheating software in some of its diesel engines, with hundreds of thousands of cars affected in the US.
Germany’s Federal Constitutional Court has confirmed that the National Democratic Party (NPD) will stand trial over whether it infringes on the German constitution.
Banking giant Credit Suisse said on Friday it was under investigation by Swiss and US authorities over banking links with Fifa officials accused of bribery and corruption.
Google Inc is facing massive fines by the European Union for abusing its dominant position in internet searches, according to the Financial Times and Wall Street Journal.
Ex-Bertelsmann CEO Thomas Middelhoff has been exposed to unnecessary checks and sleep deprivation in prison, according to his attorneys. His case has triggered a debate about suicide prevention in prisons.
Greek judges have announced that 64 people will stand trial over an alleged bribery scandal 17 years ago, involving a telecom contract for German industrial giant Siemens, Deutsche Welle reports.
The heirs of Nazi-era Jewish art dealers say they have filed a lawsuit in the U.S. suing Germany and a German museum for the return of a medieval treasure trove worth an estimated $226 million.
A German court has thrown out the case of a former SS soldier accused of involvement in a 1944 massacre in Nazi-occupied France. The evidence was not sufficient, the court ruled.
Julius Bär said on Monday it expects to strike a deal with American authorities over a probe into the Swiss bank’s role in helping Americans evade taxes by the end of the year.