Korean Air shareholders vote against re-election of CEO Cho as director

Korean Air shareholders vote against re-election of CEO Cho as director
FILE PHOTO : Korean Air Lines Chairman Cho Yang-ho arrives at a court in Seoul, South Korea, July 5, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo SEOUL (Reuters) – Korean Air Lines Co Ltd shareholders voted on Wednesday against the airline’s proposal to extend CEO Cho Yang-ho’s term as director for three years, ending his 27-year tenure on the airline’s board. South Korea’s... Read More

Apple, Qualcomm gird for next phase of patent battle after mixed U.S. rulings

Apple, Qualcomm gird for next phase of patent battle after mixed U.S. rulings
(Reuters) – Split decisions on Tuesday by a U.S. government panel in acrimonious patent disputes between iPhone-maker Apple and chip supplier Qualcomm left their battle lines largely unchanged ahead of a U.S Federal Trade Commission ruling and a major trial next month. A Qualcomm sign is seen during the China International Import Expo (CIIE), at the National Exhibition and Convention... Read More

Nissan panel to propose bigger role for external directors in Ghosn scandal’s wake

Nissan panel to propose bigger role for external directors in Ghosn scandal’s wake
TOKYO (Reuters) – A committee tasked with revamping corporate governance at Nissan Motor Co is expected to recommend on Wednesday a bigger role for external directors in overseeing the Japanese automaker following Carlos Ghosn’s arrest and ouster as chairman. FILE PHOTO: Former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn sits inside the car as he leaves his lawyer’s office after being released... Read More

Dueling Qualcomm, Apple rulings leave battle lines unchanged

Dueling Qualcomm, Apple rulings leave battle lines unchanged
(Reuters) – Split decisions on Tuesday by a U.S. government panel in acrimonious patent disputes between iPhone-maker Apple and chip supplier Qualcomm left the battle lines largely unmoved ahead of a U.S Federal Trade Commission ruling and a major trial next month. A Qualcomm sign is seen during the China International Import Expo (CIIE), at the National Exhibition and Convention... Read More