In an Odd Plot Twist, Former Nissan Chair Carlos Ghosn Could Be Re-Arrested

In another bizarre plot twist in Carlos Ghosn’s long-running legal troubles, the former Nissan Motor Co. chairman may be re-arrested on fresh charges just as he was preparing to tell his side of the story. The drama surrounding the former auto czar reignited on Wednesday when he tweeted that he’s planning to hold a news […]

Nissan Gave Carlos Ghosn a ‘Highly Unusual’ CEO Perk: Fully-Paid Stanford Tuition for His Four Children

Nissan Motor Co. paid tuition for all four of ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn’s children when they attended Stanford University between 2004 and 2015, according to people familiar with the matter. The perk was part of Ghosn’s employment contract from 1999, when he was hired as chief executive officer of the Japanese carmaker, said one of […]

Nissan and Renault Dismantle the All-Powerful Chairmanship that Gave Carlos Ghosn So Much Sway

At an alliance meeting Tuesday, Nissan, Renault and junior partner Mitsubishi decided that redistributing decision-making power was the best way to move on without embattled ex-chair Carlos Ghosn. With Ghosn facing up to 10 years in prison on charges relating to financial misconduct, the companies felt they needed to be on more equal footing to […]

Carlos Ghosn’s Bail Release in Doubt after Japanese Prosecutor Appeals Court Ruling

Carlos Ghosn’s impending release from a Tokyo jail is in jeopardy after prosecutors appealed a decision granting bail to the fallen car titan after 107 days in custody. The prosecution responded just hours after a Tokyo court approved the release of the former Nissan Motor Co. chairman on bail of 1 billion yen ($8.9 million). […]