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Former BT Italia CEO awarded EUR 1.8 mln in damages - report

Thursday 7 December 2017 | 08:39 CET | News
An Italian court has awarded British Telecom ex BT Italia CEO Gianluca Cimini almost EUR 1.8 million for in damages for wrongful dismissal following the accounting scandal at the company, according to unnamed sources cited by Reuters. Cimini was initially fired for disciplinary reasons before the company filed a criminal complaint accusing him of irregularities and unlawful conduct arising from its investigation of alleged accounting fraud that cost the firm GBP 530 million. However, an Italian labour tribunal has now ruled that the manager's dismissal was both "illegitimate" and "unfounded",

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Countries: Italy
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