Ex-Olympus Officials Face Prison If Fraud is Proved

Ex-Olympus Officials Face Prison If Fraud is Proved

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The Tokyo Prosecutor’s Office is investigating Olympus on suspicion the company broke securities laws after the camera maker said Nov. 8 that ex-chairman Tsuyoshi Kikukawa, right, former executive vice president Hisashi Mori, left, and auditor Hideo Yamada colluded to hide losses by paying inflated fees to advisers.