Nissan seeks $91 million in damages from Ghosn

Tokyo, Nissan Motor Co, on Wednesday said it had filed a civil lawsuit in Japan against former Chairman Carlos Ghosn seeking 10 billion yen ($91.02 million) in damages over his alleged financial misconduct.

Ghosn had been facing criminal charges in Japan for understating his annual salary and misusing company funds, until he fled to Lebanon in December. He denies any wrongdoing, Reuters reported.

Source: Bahrain News Agency