DaimlerChrysler head to testify in merger lawsuit


By Tom Brown DETROIT, Nov 26 (Reuters) - The architect of the 1998 creation of DaimlerChrysler AG will face allegations in U.S. court next week that he lied when he characterized one of the biggest deals in automotive history as a "merger of equals." The exact timing of a courtroom appearance by DaimlerChrysler Chief Executive Juergen Schrempp has been left to the discretion of his lawyers by Judge Joseph Farnan of the U.S. District Court in Wilmington, Delaware. But Farnan has ordered ...

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