. The Stuttgart Public Prosecutor's Office today issued a fine notice against
The fine notice provides for a fine totaling EUR 535 million, consisting of a penalty in the amount of EUR 4 million for a negligent breach of duty by
According to the investigation results of the Stuttgart Public Prosecutor's Office negligent breaches of supervisory duties occurred in a department of the division for development several levels below the executive board in the exhaust gas-related testing of vehicles in relation to their regulatory conformity. According to the Stuttgart Public Prosecutor's Office, the violations of supervisory duties were contributory to partial deviations of
A provision was formed at Volkswagen Group level already in the first quarter of this year for the potential risk of payment obligations from the fine notice.
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