BRUNSWICK, Germany, Jan 25 (Reuters) - A German court handed labour reformer Peter Hartz a two-year suspended sentence and a near $750,000 fine on Thursday for paying off labour leaders while he was personnel director at carmaker Volkswagen . Hartz, who resigned from VW in 2005, came to national prominence for devising labour reforms between 2003 and 2005 for former Social Democrat Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder that sought to boost Europe's biggest economy. Hartz, 65, acknowledged he had ...
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